Main definitions of brûléed in English

: brûléed1brûléed2

brûléed1

adjective

  • Caramelized so as to resemble a crème brûlée.

    ‘a brûléed meringue top’
    ‘pecan pie with brûléed marshmallows’

Origin

1990s: from brûlée.

Pronunciation

brûléed

/bruːˈleɪd/

Main definitions of brûléed in English

: brûléed1brûléed2

brûléed2

adjective

Cookery
  • That has been caramelized in the manner of a crème brûlée.

Origin

1990s; earliest use found in The Melbourne Age.

Pronunciation

brûléed

/bruːˈleɪd/