[ kroh-nuh t, -nuht ]
/ ˈkroʊ nət, -ˌnʌt /


a brand name for a pastry made from croissant dough that has been deep-fried and shaped into a thick doughnutlike ring.

Origin of Cronut

First recorded in 2010–13; cro(issant) + (dough)nut Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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