cornichon (plural cornichons)
- A pickled gherkin cucumber.
1988, May 27, “Sondra Rosenberg”, in Restaurant Tours: a bargain verging on a steal:
- Garnished with excellent Dijon-style mustard, horseradish, cornichons, sprinkled with diced gelee, it was close to perfection as one is likely to get on a dinner plate.
- French-style pickled miniature cucumbers
cornichon m (plural cornichons)
- “cornichon” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).