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See definition of confiture on Dictionary.com
  • as inpreserves
  • as insweet

synonyms for confiture

  • gelatin
  • jelly
  • marmalade
  • conserve
  • extract
  • jam
  • jell
  • pectin
  • spread
  • sweet
  • storage and use as a condiment confection
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How to use confiture in a sentence

But no, before me I perceive a dish of confiture, that which the Scottish call "marmaladde."
MR. PUNCH IN THE HIGHLANDSVARIOUS
I think she expected to smell a ravishing fragrance of Jim's favourite confiture as we entered the town.
EVERYMAN'S LANDC. N. WILLIAMSON AND A. M. WILLIAMSON
She was making wonderful little tarts with crimped edges to be filled with assortments of confiture.
MOLLY BROWN OF KENTUCKYNELL SPEED
It is an astringent and ill-flavoured thing, but confiture made of it is not bad.
THE BBUR-NMA IN ENGLISHBABUR, EMPEROR OF HINDUSTAN
Jean, who comes around at mess time for "confiture Americaine," and who has learned how to say "chewing gum" and "cigarette."
"I WAS THERE"C. LEROY BALDRIDGE
While this was going on, behind the confiture-basins, Fouquet related the event of the day to his son-in-law, M. de Chanost.
TEN YEARS LATERALEXANDRE DUMAS, PERE
Queen Mary, as a child, was seasick in crossing to France, and asked for confiture of oranges; hence Marie malade—'marmalade.'
SOCIAL ORIGINS AND PRIMAL LAWANDREW LANG
Bajaurs and Sawds call it blang and hence give the name blang-marabb to its marmalade (marabb) confiture.
THE BBUR-NMA IN ENGLISHBABUR, EMPEROR OF HINDUSTAN
For provisions they had nothing but some tins of confiture de singe.
WARPIERRE LOTI
I look on the mess-tins which held the confiture and almost weep—because it's all eaten.
THE RED HORIZONPATRICK MACGILL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
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WORDS RELATED TO CONFITURE

  • confitures
  • conserves
  • extracts
  • gelatins
  • jams
  • jell
  • jellies
  • marmalade
  • pectin
  • spreads
  • storage and use as a condiment confections
  • sweets
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