noun Etymology: probably alteration of Sunday Date: 1897 ice cream served with topping (as crushed fruit, syrup, nuts, or whipped cream)

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  • sundae — (n.) 1897, American English, thought to be an alteration of SUNDAY (Cf. Sunday), perhaps re spelled in deference to religious feelings; but the reason for the name is uncertain; perhaps ice cream left over from Sunday, on sale later. For a fuller …   Etymology dictionary

  • sundae — ► NOUN ▪ a dish of ice cream with added ingredients such as fruit, nuts, and syrup. ORIGIN perhaps from SUNDAY(Cf. ↑Sunday), either because the dish was made with ice cream left over from Sunday, or because it was sold only on Sundays …   English terms dictionary

  • sundae — ☆ sundae [sun′dā, sun′dē ] n. [prob. < SUNDAY1, from being orig. sold only on this day] a serving of ice cream covered with a syrup, fruit, nuts, whipped cream, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Sundae — The sundae is an ice cream dessert. It typically consists of a scoop of ice cream topped with sauce or syrup (often chocolate, caramel, butterscotch, or strawberry), and in some cases other toppings such as chopped nuts, whipped cream, or… …   Wikipedia

  • Sundae — Un sundae au chocolat. Un sundae est un dessert à base de crème glacée, d origine américaine. Il est généralement surmonté d une sauce ou d un sirop, ainsi qu éventuellement d éclats de noix de pécan, noisettes ou noix, de vermicelles ou de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sundae — n. a butterscotch; cherry; chocolate; hot fudge; strawberry sundae * * * [ sʌndeɪ] cherry chocolate hot fudge strawberry sundae a butterscotch …   Combinatory dictionary

  • sundae — [[t]sʌ̱ndeɪ, di[/t]] sundaes N COUNT: usu n N A sundae is a tall glass of ice cream with whipped cream and nuts or fruit on top. ...a chocolate sundae …   English dictionary

  • sundae — UK [ˈsʌndeɪ] / US [ˈsʌnˌdeɪ] noun [countable] Word forms sundae : singular sundae plural sundaes ice cream served with a sweet sauce, and nuts, fruit, and syrup …   English dictionary

  • sundae — noun Sundae is used after these nouns: ↑ice cream …   Collocations dictionary

  • sundae — sun|dae [ˈsʌndeı US di] n [Date: 1800 1900; Origin: Probably from Sunday] a dish made from ↑ice cream, fruit, sweet sauce, nuts etc ▪ a chocolate sundae …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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