[ ley-dee-fing-ger ]
/ ˈleɪ diˌfɪŋ gər /
a small, finger-shaped sponge cake.
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Example sentences from the Web for ladyfinger
Both simultaneously offered their cakes, and Nora took a ladyfinger from each.The Place of Honeymoons|Harold MacGrath
With the aid of a spoon, as illustrated, fill the ladyfinger mixture into a pastry bag containing a plain pastry tube.Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 4|Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
British Dictionary definitions for ladyfinger
/ (ˈleɪdɪˌfɪŋɡə) /
a small finger-shaped sponge cake
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