WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
frappe  (frap),USA pronunciation n. [Northeastern U.S.](chiefly eastern New Eng.) .
  1. a milkshake made with ice cream.
Also,  frappé. 
  • see frappé

frap•pé  (fra pā; Fr. fra),USA pronunciation n., pl.  -pés (fra pā; Fr. fra),USA pronunciation adj., v.,  -péed, -pé•ing. 
n. 
  1. Fooda fruit juice mixture frozen to a mush, to be served as a dessert, appetizer, or relish.
  2. Winean after-dinner drink consisting of a liqueur, as crème de menthe, poured over cracked or shaved ice.
  3. Foodfrappe.
  4. Music and Dance[Ballet.]a beating of the toe of the working foot against the ankle of the supporting foot.

adj. 
  1. chilled;
    iced;
    frozen.

v.t. 
  1. Foodto make a frappé of:to frappé rum, fruit juice, and cracked ice.
  • French: past participle of frapper to ice, strike
  • 1840–50

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
frap•pé /fræˈpeɪ/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. Fooda fruit juice mixture frozen to a mush.


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

frappé /ˈfræpeɪ; French: frape/ n
  1. a drink consisting of a liqueur, etc, poured over crushed ice
adj
  1. (postpositive) (esp of drinks) chilled; iced
Etymology: 19th Century: from French, from frapper to strike, hence, chill; see frap



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