Definition of 'petit'
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Then came petit fours which were down to standard. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Pages on food duty are responsible for taking petit fours around after handing the sweet dish. AT HOME WITH THE QUEEN: The Inside Story of the Royal Household (2002)And what a piece of petit bourgeois mediocrity it is. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We think of petit fours as rather sickly, quaint little cakes. The Sun (2009)Cry into our petit fours, probably. The Sun (2013)Twelve pounds is what my local off-licence charges for a whole bottle of petit chablis. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Place the butter, petit pois and a pinch of salt in a small saucepan. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Add the petit pois, orange juice and honey to the leeks. The Sun (2016)In the US a petit four is totally exotic! The Sun (2009)I left with all the ignored petit fours in my handbag, hungry for more than power. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I felt privileged to help to make petit fours in the award-winning kitchen. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If using frozen petit pois don't add them yet: just add parsley and stock. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Beneath these top two tiers lies chablis and below that, petit chablis, made from young and outlying vines. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I was once charged 15 for four roast potatoes, three parsnips some petit pois and broccoli. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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