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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French lyonnaise (in the manner of Lyons).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˌliː.əˈneɪz/, /ˌlaɪ.əˈneɪz/
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AdjectiveEdit

lyonnaise (not comparable)

  1. Of or from Lyons
  2. Cooked with onions, especially caramelized onions.
    For dinner, we had beef with potatoes lyonnaise.
  3. Prepared in a style typical to Lyons.
    The essential ingredients of salad lyonnaise are bacon, croutons and poached egg.

Usage notesEdit

Unlike most English adjectives, lyonnaise typically follows the noun that it describes.

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit


FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lyonnaise

  1. feminine singular of lyonnais