tiered layers of sponge cake sprinkled with rum or liqueur, then spread with custard or other cream filling.
a cold Italian dessert similar to a trifle, a sponge cake layered with whipped cream or custard
Italian ‘English soup’
zur rock. (1.) One of the five Midianite kings whom the Israelites defeated and put to death (Num. 31:8). (2.) A Benjamite (1 Chr. 8:30). Historical Examples Well, zur, I doant know much about the shampoodling, but our ostler’s used to clipping horses. Mr. Punch’s Country Life Various You’re not fra Wales or the border […]
Francisco de [frahn-thees-kaw th e,, -sees-] /frɑnˈθis kɔ ðɛ,, -ˈsis-/ (Show IPA), 1598–1663? Spanish painter. Contemporary Examples Riotous Baroque: From Cattelan to zurbaran, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Spain, June 18–October 6. Best of Art for June William O’Connor June 5, 2013 Historical Examples He was a great favorite with Philip, who once called zurbaran “the painter […]
Pirmin, born 1963, Swiss Alpine skier. Historical Examples But, instead of that, he called Glynne Jones to help Zurbriggen in holding him up. Adventures on the Roof of the World Mrs. Aubrey Le Blond Zurbriggen and I cast ourselves upon our faces, but only the edge of the cloud and an ordinary strong wind reached […]