Financier vs. Madeleine

Financier vs. Madeleine — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Financier and Madeleine

Financiernoun

A person who, as a profession, profits from large financial transactions.

Madeleinenoun

A French type of small gateau or sponge cake, often shaped like an elongated scallop shell.

Financiernoun

A company that does the same.

Madeleinenoun

(figuratively) Something which brings back a memory; a source of nostalgia or evocative memories.

Financiernoun

One charged with the administration of finance; an officer who administers the public revenue; a treasurer.

Financiernoun

A light, spongy teacake, usually based on almond flour or flavoring.

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Financiernoun

A traditional French (Ragoût a la Financière) or Piemontese (Finanziera alla piemontese) rich sauce or ragout, made with coxcomb, wattles, cock's testicles, chicken livers and a variety of other ingredients.

Financierverb

(ambitransitive) To carry out financial transactions; to finance something.

Financiernoun

a person skilled in large scale financial transactions

Financierverb

conduct financial operations, often in an unethical manner