Adjective "Meringue" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Meringue


    Definition:

    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.

    Examples:

    "pies can be meringue."