Meaning of meringue


Pronunciation: (mu-rang'), [key]
— n.
  1. a delicate, frothy mixture made with beaten egg whites and sugar or hot syrup, and browned, used as a topping for pies, pastry, etc.
  2. a pastry or pastry shell made by baking such a mixture, sometimes filled with fruit, whipped cream, etc.


Pronunciation: (mā-rang'), [key]
— -ringued, -ringu•ing.
  1. merengue.
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