Definitions for macaroonˌmæk əˈrun
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a cookie made of beaten egg whites, sugar, and almond paste or ground coconut.
Origin of macaroon:
1605–15; < MF macaron (< Oc) < dial. It maccarone; see macaroni
chewy cookie usually containing almond paste
A soft biscuit or cookie prepared with almond or coconut dough.
a small cake, composed chiefly of the white of eggs, almonds, and sugar
a finical fellow, or macaroni