dessert fork

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noun

a fork used for eating certain desserts, usually somewhat smaller than a dinner fork.

Nearby words

  1. desquamative inflammatory vaginitis,
  2. dessalines,
  3. dessalines, jean jacques,
  4. dessau,
  5. dessert,
  6. dessert knife,
  7. dessert wine,
  8. dessertspoon,
  9. dessertspoonful,
  10. dessiatine

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Examples from the Web for dessert fork

  • His fingers were remarkably long, and he had a peculiar way of trifling with his bread and playing with his dessert-fork.

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