knickerbocker glory
A very elaborate ice cream sundae served in a large tall glass.

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  • knickerbocker glory — noun A large and extravagant ice cream sundae • • • Main Entry: ↑knickerbocker * * * knickerbocker glory UK [ˌnɪkə(r)bɒkə(r) ˈɡlɔːri] US [ˌnɪkərbɑkər ˈɡlɔri] noun [countable] [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Knickerbocker glory — A knickerbocker glory is a very elaborate ice cream sundae that is served in a large tall glass, particularly in the United Kingdom. In the United States, the closest equivalent would be a parfait.The knickerbocker glory was first described in… …   Wikipedia

  • Knickerbocker glory — Le knickerbocker glory est une glace très élaborée qui est servie dans un grand verre, en particulier au Royaume Uni et aux États Unis. Le knickerbocker glory a été décrit pour la première fois dans les années 1930 et contient de la crème glacée …   Wikipédia en Français

  • knickerbocker glory — UK [ˌnɪkə(r)bɒkə(r) ˈɡlɔːrɪ] / US [ˌnɪkərbɑkər ˈɡlɔrɪ] noun [countable] Word forms knickerbocker glory : singular knickerbocker glory plural knickerbocker glories British ice cream in a tall glass with sweet sauce and cream …   English dictionary

  • Knickerbocker Glory — n (BrE) a dish of ice cream served in a tall glass with other ingredients such as fruit, nuts and cream. * * * …   Universalium

  • Knickerbocker Glory — noun Brit. a dessert consisting of ice cream, fruit, and cream in a tall glass …   English new terms dictionary

  • Knickerbocker — Knickerbocker, also spelled Knikkerbakker, Knickerbakker, Knickerbacker, is a surname that dates back to the early Dutch colonists in New York. The name translates as marble baker from the Dutch knikker . In 1809, Washington Irving published his… …   Wikipedia

  • knickerbocker — n. 1 (in pl.) loose fitting breeches gathered at the knee or calf. 2 (Knickerbocker) a a New Yorker. b a descendant of the original Dutch settlers in New York. Phrases and idioms: Knickerbocker Glory ice cream served with other ingredients in a… …   Useful english dictionary

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