haut cuisine

n.

1926, French, literally "high(-class) cooking;" see haught + cuisine. Usually in italics until 1960s.


Nearby words

  1. haustoria,
  2. haustorium,
  3. haustration,
  4. haustrum,
  5. haut,
  6. haut monde,
  7. haut-rhin,
  8. hautbois,
  9. hautboy,
  10. haute

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper