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filet de boeuf en croute


a rare-roasted beef tenderloin coated with mushroom paste in puff pastry


food noun (foods and drinks)




filets de boeuf en croute

Type of:

dish » nutriment » food » substance

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Definition references  (+images)


Beef Wellington

a traditional English preparation of beef tenderloin coated with pâté and duxelles, which is then wrapped in puff pastry and baked. Some recipes include wrapping the coated meat in a crêpe to retain the moisture and prevent it from making the pastry... (42 of 548 words, 5 images)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Beef Wellington

New World Dictionary:

beef Wellington

a lightly roasted beef fillet covered with pâté de foie gras, wrapped in pastry, and then baked (17 of 25 words, 1 image)



beef Wellington | beef Wellingtons [plural]

A fillet of beef tenderloin coated with pâté de foie gras and a duxelles of mushrooms, wrapped in puff pastry and baked. (22 of 23 words, 1 image)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/beef Wellington


beef Wellington

a fillet of beef covered with pâté de foie gras and baked in a casing of pastry (17 of 36 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/beef wellington

Oxford Dictionary:

beef Wellington

a dish consisting of beef coated in pâté and wrapped in puff pastry (13 of 35 words)


American Heritage Dictionary:

beef Wellington

A fillet of beef covered with pâté de foie gras, encased in pastry, and baked. (15 of 24 words)


Random House Dictionary:

beef Wellington

a steak fillet covered with pâté de foie gras, then wrapped in pastry and baked. (15 of 17 words)


Collins Dictionary:

dish | dish antenna | dishful [synonym, sense-specific] | dish aerial, satellite dish aerial [synonym, sense-specific] | dish aerial [synonym, sense-specific] | dishlike [adjective, derived]

a container used for holding or serving food, especially an open shallow container of pottery, glass, etc | the food that is served or contained in a ... (26 of 607 words, 13 definitions, 11 usage examples, pronunciations)


Macmillan British Dictionary:

dish | dishes [plural]

[countable] an open container like a plate, but not as deep as a bowl, used ... | [countable] food prepared and cooked in a particular way | "dishes": ... (26 of 186 words, 5 definitions, 11 usage examples, pronunciation)


dish [verb] | dished [past tense] | dishing [present participle] | dishes [3rd-person singular present] | dish the dirt

"dish the dirt": [informal] to tell people what you know about someone, especially things that could damage their reputation (19 of 48 words, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/dish 23

Cambridge Dictionary:

dish [entry 1] | the dishes | dishes

a container, flatter than a bowl and sometimes with a lid, from which food can be served or which can be used for cooking | "the dishes": all the ... (28 of 58 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/dish 1

dish [entry 2]

food prepared in a particular way as part of a meal (11 of 21 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/dish 2

dish [entry 3, singular]

[outdated] a sexually attractive person (5 of 19 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/dish 3

dish [entry 4] | dish the dirt

to tell people unpleasant or shocking personal information about someone (10 of 32 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/dish 4

Encarta Dictionary:

beef Wellington

a dish consisting of a fillet of beef covered in pâté de foie gras, wrapped in pastry, and baked (19 of 28 words)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861686039​/definition​.html  [offline]

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