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Definition of crème brûlée noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

crème brûlée

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌkrem bruːˈleɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkrem bruːˈleɪ//
 
[countable, uncountable] (pl. crèmes brûlées
BrE BrE//ˌkrem bruːˈleɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkrem bruːˈleɪ//
 
)
(from French)
 
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a cold dessert (= a sweet dish) made from cream, with burnt sugar on top
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: crème brûlée