sunket

noun

sun·​ket
ˈsəŋkə̇t,
ˈsu̇ŋ-
plural -s
Scottish & dialectal, England
: a delicacy in food (such as a fancy cake or tart)

Word History

Etymology

from Scots sunket something, alteration of somewhat

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“Sunket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sunket. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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