Definition of ficelle in English:

ficelle

noun

  • A small, very thin loaf of French bread.

    • ‘And now, just a few days ago, on a visit to the recently reborn Elements café at Lyall Bay, I enjoyed a chewy, flour-dusted ficelle, filled with baby spinach leaves, sliced tomatoes, a trickle of mayonnaise and slices of mild soft cheese.’
    • ‘Use one ficelle (a thin baguette) - alternatively, use a regular baguette or slices of Italian bread.’

Origin

French ‘twine, string’.

Pronunciation

ficelle

/fēˈsel/