tureen

noun tu·reen \ tə-ˈrēn , tyu̇- \

Definition of tureen

1 : a deep and usually covered bowl from which foods (such as soup) are served
2 : casserole 1

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Origin and Etymology of tureen

French terrine, from Middle French, from feminine of terrin of earth, from Vulgar Latin *terrinus, from Latin terra earth — more at 1terrace


TUREEN Defined for English Language Learners

tureen

noun

Definition of tureen for English Language Learners

  • : a deep bowl with a cover that is used for serving food (such as soup)


TUREEN Defined for Kids

tureen

noun tu·reen \ tə-ˈrēn \

Definition of tureen for Students

: a deep bowl from which food (as soup) is served


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