- The popover denim wrapdress was designed by Claire McCardell (American) in 1940.
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popover — ☆ popover [päp′ō΄vər ] n. a very light, puffy, hollow muffin that rises over the rim of the baking tin … English World dictionary
Popover — A popover is a light, hollow roll made from an egg batter similar to that used in making Yorkshire pudding. The name popover comes from the fact that the batter swells or pops over the top of the muffin tin while baking. They can also be baked in … Wikipedia
popover — noun Date: 1875 a hollow quick bread shaped like a muffin and made from a thin batter of eggs, milk, and flour … New Collegiate Dictionary
popover — /pop oh veuhr/, n. a puffed muffin with a hollow center, made with a batter of flour, salt, egg, and milk. [1875 80, Amer.; POP1 + OVER] * * * … Universalium
popover — noun A light hollow muffin, resembling an individual Yorkshire pudding … Wiktionary
popover — Synonyms and related words: Danish, Danish pastry, English muffin, Parker House roll, Yorkshire pudding, bagel, bialy, bialystoker, bun, clover leaf roll, coffee cake, crescent roll, croissant, cross bun, crumpet, gem, hard roll, hot cross bun,… … Moby Thesaurus
popover — pop|o|ver [ˈpɔpəuvə US ˈpa:pouvər] n AmE a light, hollow ↑muffin (=small cake) made with eggs, milk, and flour … Dictionary of contemporary English
popover — pop|o|ver [ pap,ouvər ] noun count AMERICAN a type of light small bread that is empty inside … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
popover — n. large puffed muffin that is hollow inside … English contemporary dictionary
popover — noun N. Amer. a type of very light muffin made from a thin batter, which rises to form a hollow shell when baked … English new terms dictionary