rissolé

[ris-uh-lee, ris-uh-ley; French ree-saw-ley]

adjective

(of foods) browned in deep fat.

Nearby words

  1. risotto,
  2. risque,
  3. risqué,
  4. riss,
  5. rissole,
  6. ristra,
  7. risus caninus,
  8. risus sardonicus,
  9. rit.,
  10. rita

Origin of rissolé

< French, past participle of rissoler to brown, derivative of rissole rissole

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British Dictionary definitions for rissolé

rissole

noun

a mixture of minced cooked meat coated in egg and breadcrumbs and friedCompare croquette

Word Origin for rissole

C18: from French, probably ultimately from Latin russus red; see russet

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