Definition of meringue noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//məˈræŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//məˈræŋ//
[uncountable, countable] Sweets and desserts
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a sweet white mixture made from egg whites and sugar, usually baked until crisp and used to make cakes; a small cake made from this mixture a lemon meringue pie See related entries: Sweets and desserts Word Originfrom French, of unknown origin.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: meringue