Snickerdoodle meaning

snĭkər-do͝odl
A soft cookie that is made with flour, butter, sugar, and eggs and is rolled in a mixture of cinnamon and sugar before baking.
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Origin of snickerdoodle

  • Probably alteration of German Schneckennudel cinnamon roll Schnecke snail (in reference to its coiled strips of dough) (from Middle High German snecke, snegge) (from Old High German sneggo, sleggo) (Old English snægl snail) Nudel noodle noodle1

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition