Small cylindrical or oval shaped breadcrumbed fried food roll usually made of minced meat, fish or cheese, and potato.
From french croquette, diminutive of croquer "to crunch".
- I will order a croquette with my meal today.
- These croquettes are filled with delicious cheese.
- I will have to make croquettes for dinner tonight.
- Croquettes are a popular side dish in french cuisine.
- I love eating croquettes with a side of green salad.