marrons glacés

[ French ma-rawngla-sey ]

plural noun
  1. marrons glazed or coated with sugar, eaten as a confection; candied chestnuts.

Origin of marrons glacés

1
Borrowed into English from French around 1870–75

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British Dictionary definitions for marrons glacés

marrons glacés

/ French (marɔ̃ ɡlase) /


pl n
  1. chestnuts cooked in syrup and glazed

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