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Meaning of "au gratin" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD AU GRATIN

French, literally: with the grating.
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PRONUNCIATION OF AU GRATIN

au gratin  [French] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AU GRATIN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Au gratin is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES AU GRATIN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

au gratin

Gratin

Gratin is a widespread culinary technique in food preparation in which an ingredient is topped with a browned crust, often using breadcrumbs, grated cheese, egg and/or butter. Gratin originated in French cuisine and is usually prepared in a shallow dish of some kind. A gratin is baked or cooked under an overhead grill or broiler to form a golden crust on top and is traditionally served in its baking dish. A gratin dish refers to the shallow oven-proof container traditionally used to prepare gratins and similar dishes.

Definition of au gratin in the English dictionary

The definition of au gratin in the dictionary is covered and cooked with browned breadcrumbs and sometimes cheese Also: gratinated.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AU GRATIN


aubade
French
auberge
French
boudin
French
chanteuse
French
coquille
French
entente
French
entremets
French
Fauve
French
flacon
French
longueur
French
mondaine
French
monsieur
French
poussin
French
quinze
French
remblai
French
verlan
French

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AU GRATIN

au
au contraire
au courant
au fait
au fond
au jus
au lait
au naturel
au pair
au revoir
aua
aubade
Aube
Auber
auberge
aubergine
aubergiste
Aubervilliers
aubretia

WORDS THAT END LIKE AU GRATIN

ceratin
chromatin
cisplatin
creatin
Datin
gelatin
gratin
heterochromatin
keratin
Latin
matin
Medieval Latin
Neo-Latin
New Latin
pancreatin
patin
Pig Latin
satin
somatostatin
statin

Synonyms and antonyms of au gratin in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «au gratin» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AU GRATIN

Find out the translation of au gratin to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of au gratin from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «au gratin» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

奶汁
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

gratinado
570 millions of speakers

English

au gratin
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Au gratin
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

غرتن الاتحاد الافريقي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

сухарях
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

au gratin
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আউ শোক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

au gratin
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Au fond
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

backen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

グラタン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

그라탕
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Au fond
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

au Gratin
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Au பிடிக்கும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ऑह शौकीन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Au fond
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

au gratin
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

au gratin
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

сухарях
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gratinate
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

au gratin
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

AU gratin
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gratinerad
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

au gratin
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of au gratin

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AU GRATIN»

The term «au gratin» is regularly used and occupies the 89.196 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AU GRATIN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about au gratin

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AU GRATIN»

Discover the use of au gratin in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to au gratin and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Fine Haitian Cuisine
313 Creamy Cabbage Au Gratin...................................................................................... 315 Creamy Corn Au Gratin............................................................................................ 316 Creamy Leeks Au Gratin.
Mona Cassion Ménager, 2005
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The Escoffier Cook Book: A Guide to the Fine Art of Cookery
1018— FILLETS OF WHITING AU GRATIN Filett de Merlan au Gratia Lift out the fillets from some whitings, and leave the bones quite clean. Lay the fillets on a buttered dish sprinkled with chopped shallots, the bottom of which should have ...
Auguste Escoffier, 1969
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Casseroles
about 52 with chorizo 22 gratin with shrimp 22 baked, casserole 37 cod gratin over chard 15 fillet, Moroccan-style 24 noodle casserole with perch 8 potato casserole with bacon and herring 32 salmon gratin 43 Fruit salad au gratin, exotic 54 ...
‎2001
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Better Homes and Gardens New Cook Book
... au gratin dish or 10-inch round quiche dish; set aside. 2. Remove green portions from leeks. Halve leeks lengthwise. Wash thoroughly; pat dry. Remove roots from leeks; cut leeks lengthwise into thin strips (you should have about 5 cups.) ...
Jan Miller, 2006
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Low-fat, Low-cholesterol Cookbook: Delicious Recipes to Help ...
... Monounsaturated Fat 0.5 g ' vegemme Cholesterol 3 mg I/2 very Lean Meat Sodium 103 mg In a small bowl, stir together the panko and Parmesan. 256 l American Heart Association Low-Fat. Low-Cholesterol Cookbook Cauliflower au Gratin l.
‎2008
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One hundred and sixty culinary dainties for the epicure, the ...
72 MINCED BEEF AU GRATIN. some good brown sauce not too thick, or a sauce of tomatoes, or piquant sauce. Now, any remains of poultry, or turkey, or game, can be done in the same manner, using a little tongue or ham minced and put ...
Samuel W. Hobbs, 1885
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Simpson's Cookery, Improved and Modernised: The Complete ...
... farced (laitues farcies) 703 Lobster salad (salade de homard) 672 stewed in wine (homard au vin) 678 au gratin (hoinards au gratin) 681 Macaroni and Parmesan (macaroni au fromage Parmesan) 733 — — — au gratin (macaroni au gratin) ...
John Simpson ((Cook)), Henderson William Brand, 1834
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Harper's Phrase-book, Or Hand-book of Travel Talk for ...
Trout boiled in butter. Herring with mustard saисз. Pike au bleu. Carp and eel à la Matelotte. 35 Fried carp. Eel à la tartare. Eel à la poulette. Fried whiting. Whiting au gratin. 40 Whiting à la hollandaise. Red mullet broiled à la maître d'hôtel.
William Pembroke Fetridge, 1875
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How to Cook Fish
SOLE AU GRATIN—I Make a paste of bread-crumbs and chopped Page 394 mushrooms, seasoning with pepper, salt, and minced parsley, and using cream for the liquid. Butter a serving-dish, spread with a layer of the paste, lay the fish upon ...
Myrtle Reed, 2012
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The miniature guide to Paris and its environs
Macaroni au gratin. •dito a l'italienne. CEufs brouilles aux (ruffes. dito aux pointes d'asperges. Omelette aux fines herbei. dito au jambon ou aux rognons. Truffes au vin de Champagne. dito a l'italienne. Coquille aux truffes. Salsifis aujus ou a ...
Francis Coghlan, 1853

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AU GRATIN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term au gratin is used in the context of the following news items.
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Thursday's menu is Chicken Florentine with sauteed Key West vegetables and au gratin potatoes. Saturday's menu is bourbon-glazed pork ... «The Chattanoogan, Jul 15»
2
Wood-fired greatness at Jerry Nelson's Hill Country
Pictured is the 24-ounce cowboy ribeye with a side of au gratin potatoes from Jerry Nelson's Hill Country Wood Fired Grill on Wednesday. «Beaumont Enterprise, Jul 15»
3
Worcester Dining Center Menu
Wednesday: Herb-roasted pork, potatoes au gratin, spinach, applesauce. Thursday: Spaghetti and meatballs, green beans, fresh fruit. «Worcester Telegram, Jul 15»
4
For the retirees, July 5-12, 2015
Thursday: Chicken parmesan, au gratin potatoes, stop light bean salad, fruit cobbler, bread. Friday: Sub sandwich with mayo, lettuce, tomato, ... «Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette, Jul 15»
5
Challenges: Options in Aging menu
Thursday: Baked Italian chicken breast, au gratin potatoes, green beans, whole wheat bread, fresh seasonal fruit. July 10: Turkey salad ... «Ellwood City Ledger, Jul 15»
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Can't beat fireworks view from The Pru
Many dishes are prepared au gratin, which is a culinary technique in which an ingredient is topped with a browned crust, often using ... «The Sun Chronicle, Jul 15»
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New executive chef raises the sizzle at JRDN in Pacific Beach
The proteins come with two side dishes, which currently extend to smoked potato puree, corn-spinach au gratin, crispy Brussels sprouts and ... «San Diego Community Newspaper Group, Jul 15»
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St. Tammany senior center menus for July 6-10
JULY 9. Baked chicken, au gratin potatoes, green peas with onions, wheat roll, applesauce with peaches, milk. «The New Orleans Advocate, Jun 15»
9
Seniors News
Tuesday: Meatloaf, au gratin potatoes, carrots, pears, cookie. Wednesday: Barbecue pork sandwich, wedge fries, green beans, fresh orange. «Zanesville Times Recorder, Jun 15»
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Gams, Glam, Giggle Water
The entrée is roasted breast of turkey served with a cranberry reduction, potatoes au gratin, and whole green beans served cold, crisp and ... «Keokuk Gate City Daily, Jun 15»

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