Thesaurus / chef-doeuvre
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other words for chef-doeuvre
- chef d'oeuvre
- culinary masterpiece
- dish fit for a king
- dish of the day
- great performance
- magnum opus
- main attraction
- main dish
- master work
- outstanding accomplishment
- plat du jour
- tour de force
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As usual the dinner was recherché, for the Pandemonium chef enjoyed a world-wide reputation.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
It is the quiet chef lieu of the Allier, and was once the capital of the Bourbonnais.
She cultivated a witty habit of speech, the society of cabinet ministers, and her chef was a celebrity.
Willis looked upon this organ as his chef d' oeuvre, saying "There is nothing like it in the whole world!"
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
It's got everything, solar shower, automatic chef, 'copter landing—if we ever get a 'copter.
THE HOLES AND JOHN SMITHEDWARD W. LUDWIG
He had made an ineffectual trial of an ex-hotel chef, but had finally been obliged to resort to Mrs. Jane Riggs.
THE BUTTERFLY HOUSEMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
If compelled to abandon it, he was instructed to fall back on Chef Menteur.
THE BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANSZACHARY F. SMITH
"You certainly mobilized an excellent chef," laughed Captain d'A—— as we reached the entre.
We set the dial to point at certain hours, and it simply holds us to our agreement,—it and the chef.
UNVEILING A PARALLELALICE ILGENFRITZ JONES AND ELLA MARCHANT
Hardly had the artist opened his studio, than all Paris crowded to admire his chef d'œuvre.
QUEENS OF THE FRENCH STAGEH. NOEL WILLIAMS