• WordNet 3.6
    • n baguette narrow French stick loaf
    • ***
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Baguette (Arch) A small molding, like the astragal, but smaller; a bead.
    • Baguette (Zoöl) One of the minute bodies seen in the divided nucleoli of some Infusoria after conjugation.
    • ***


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. baguette, prop. a rod It. bacchetta, fr. L. baculum, baculu, stick, staff


In literature:

Vit qu'on frappoit dans l'eau d'vne baguette, & aussi tost vit comme il luy sembloit que c'estoit de la gresle.
"The Witch-cult in Western Europe" by Margaret Alice Murray
Lettres qui decouvrent l'illusion des philosophes sur la baguette, et qui detruisent leurs systemes.
"Clever Hans" by Oskar Pfungst
The ramrod La baguette.
"Manual for Noncommissioned Officers and Privates of Cavalry of the Army" by U. S. War Department
He put the baguettes on Soetkin's hands and feet.
"The Legend of Ulenspiegel" by Charles de Coster

In news:

IN France, a baguette weighs 250 grams and a flute only 200.
The well-manicured, invariably white hands of the fashion professionals gathered in Bryant Park this week hold the straps of many handbags: Fendi baguettes, Prada packs, Gucci satchels, baby blue Louis Vuitton buckets.
Baguette Bag, Tucked Under the Arm and Turning Heads in Paris.
Yolk 's fluffy scrambled eggs, braised spinach and seared Canadian bacon are placed on Little t's soft, buttery baguette.
Slice 25 3 oz portions and serve with 2 slices of baguette.
View full size RANDY L RASMUSSEN/THE OREGONIAN At Brasserie Monmartre each diner is is given a crockful of fondue with an array of dippers: charcuterie, cornichons, fingerling potatoes and toasted baguette.
4 to 6 slices whole grain bread or baguette slices.
The name is half French and half Italian, just as Bon Fresco 's Korean-born Koh was inspired by his favorite loaves, baguette and ciabatta, which can be purchased at the shop for $2 each.
Goat Cheese Salad With Fried Baguette.
A goat cheese salad with fried baguette.
A wall of Baguette bags at Fendi in Milan.
A French take on strata, or savory bread pudding, this simple summer dish contains zucchini, onion and tomatoes layered with slices of baguette, then baked with chicken stock and a little cream.
Baguette pan for production line baking.
Baguette, cut into ½-inch-thick rounds.
Fire-Grilled Brie and Apple Baguette Sandwich.