macaroon means: This cookie is small and round with a crispy crust and soft inside. Commercially available versions have been dried to perfection. Although these cookies can be made with almonds or coconut, they are very popular in the US. They can also be flavoured with spices, coffee, chocolate or other flavors. Amaretti are an Italian type of macaroon. (in Cooking Dictionary)
What else does macaroon mean?
This cookie is made from sugar, egg whites and coconut. (in Merlin Dictionary)