burnt almond


noun

Often burnt almonds. roasted sweet almond.

Nearby words

  1. burnside,
  2. burnside, ambrose everett,
  3. burnsides,
  4. burnsville,
  5. burnt,
  6. burnt lime,
  7. burnt offering,
  8. burnt shale,
  9. burnt sienna,
  10. burnt umber

Origin of burnt almond

First recorded in 1840–50

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British Dictionary definitions for burnt almond

burnt almond

noun

a sweet consisting of an almond enclosed in burnt sugar
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