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synonyms for pastries

  • bonbons
  • candy
  • comfit
  • confection
  • confectionery
  • dessert
  • pie
  • preserves
  • pudding
  • sweetmeats
  • candied fruit
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How to use pastries in a sentence

The dancer was so astonished that she almost upset her pretty pastries, which looked as light and airy and delicious as herself.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
The best is a light soup, with pearl barley, a cutlet, pastries and jelly; that is the proper midday meal.
THE PRECIPICEIVAN GONCHAROV
Pastries and Pies completes this volume, rounding out, as it were, the housewife's understanding of dessert making.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 4WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
Another method is adopted for pastries that are intended to be somewhat flakier and of a little better quality than plain pastry.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 4WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
We ate those pale Nuoro pastries—they were just flaky pastry, good, but with nothing inside but a breath of air.
SEA AND SARDINIAD. H. LAWRENCE
This heat is intense and entirely too hot for breads, pastries and cakes.
MRS. WILSON'S COOK BOOKMARY A. WILSON
They dallied with pink ices and French pastries, and he loudly requested the best cigar in the place.
JUST AROUND THE CORNERFANNIE HURST
It is sometimes considered preferable to wine as a flavoring to pastries and pudding sauces.
THE WHITEHOUSE COOKBOOK (1887)MRS. F.L. GILLETTE
Crackers and cake are eaten in the same way; although some cakes anway id pastries are eaten with the fork.
BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, VOLUME 2LILLIAN EICHLER WATSON
Or perhaps all the dishes hold cake; little fancy cakes for instance, and pastries and slices of layer cakes.
ETIQUETTEEMILY POST
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PASTRIES

  • bonbons
  • candied fruits
  • candies
  • comfits
  • confectioneries
  • confections
  • desserts
  • pastries
  • pies
  • preserves
  • puddings
  • sweetmeats
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.