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tartlet

[tahrt-lit] /ˈtɑrt lɪt/
noun
1.
a small pie.
Origin of tartlet
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English tartlote. See tart2, -let
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  • I know nothing about it, tartlet, and it is better to have than to want.

    Godfrey Morgan Jules Verne
  • He knelt down by tartlet; he unloosed the life-belt and rubbed him vigorously.

    Godfrey Morgan Jules Verne
  • "tartlet," was the reply of that individual in a most amiable tone.

    Godfrey Morgan Jules Verne
  • If tartlet complains, it is because he does not like mollusks!

    Godfrey Morgan Jules Verne
  • The crocodile was consequently sent to a famous taxidermist, and he brought it back to tartlet a few days afterwards.

    Godfrey Morgan Jules Verne
  • It was in this way that Godfrey and tartlet employed it during the morning.

    Godfrey Morgan Jules Verne
  • Here is Anjou, something like a tartlet, you see; there your brother will take refuge.

    Chicot the Jester Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  • Constantly and bitterly did tartlet complain—but how to satisfy the poor man?

    Godfrey Morgan Jules Verne
  • tartlet was ill-suited to attend to the petty cares that were necessary during the continuance of the malady.

    Godfrey Morgan Jules Verne
  • tartlet made no objection, and declared himself ready to start.

    Godfrey Morgan Jules Verne
British Dictionary definitions for tartlet

tartlet

/ˈtɑːtlɪt/
noun
1.
(Brit) an individual pastry case with a filling of fruit or other sweet or savoury mixture
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