Meaning of macédoine in English:


Pronunciation /ˈmasɪdwɑːn/


  • 1A mixture of vegetables or fruit cut into small pieces.

    • ‘seared sea bass fillet with a macédoine of turnips and carrots’
    mixture, blend, mingling, combination, compound, fusion, composition, concoction, brew, alloy, merger, union, amalgamation, amalgam, coalition, cross, hybrid
  • 2A medley or mixture of unrelated things.

    • ‘a macédoine of disjointed detail’


French, literally ‘Macedonia’, with reference to the mixture of peoples in the Macedonian Empire of Alexander the Great.