mille-feuille

or mille·feuille

[ meel-fœ-yuh ]
/ milˈfœ yə /

noun, plural mille-feuilles [meel-fœ-yuh] /milˈfœ yə/. French Cookery.


Nearby words

  1. millbrae,
  2. millburn,
  3. millbury,
  4. millcake,
  5. milldam,
  6. millecent,
  7. milled,
  8. milledgeville,
  9. millefeuille,
  10. millefiori

Origin of mille-feuille

1890–95; < French, equivalent to mille thousand (< Latin; see milli-) + feuille leaf, sheet (< Latin folia, neuter plural (taken as feminine singular) of folium)

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