What is another word for napoleons?

Pronunciation: [napˈə͡ʊlɪənz] (IPA)

Napoleons are a type of French pastry that consists of layers of flaky puff pastry, filled with either pastry cream or whipped cream. Although there are no direct synonyms for the word napoleons, some similar French pastries can also be used to describe them. For example, an eclair is a long, tubular pastry filled with custard or whipped cream and topped with chocolate icing, while a pithivier is a round pastry filled with almond cream and often decorated with a lattice pattern. Other pastries that may be compared to napoleons include mille-feuille, which also uses layers of puff pastry, and cream horns, which have a similar filling of whipped cream.

What are the hypernyms for Napoleons?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Napoleons

Men are only napoleons of finance when the market is strong and steady.
"Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course"
W. B. M. Ferguson
At a time when sovereigns and eagles and napoleons had practically vanished from the pockets of the private citizen, Archy Bates had bags of them.
William McFee
With me, it's different; I feel in the mood to dance at all the wedding parties, and to play cards too-only I shall have to borrow a few napoleons from my new friend, in order to be able to tempt fortune.
"Monsieur Cherami"
Charles Paul de Kock

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