Meat-offering

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Meat-offering a Jewish sacrificial offering of fine flour or first-fruits with oil and frankincense
    • ***

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. mete; Dut. met.

Usage

In literature:

They offered Pauppukkeewis part of their meat, but he refused it.
"Folk-Lore and Legends: North American Indian" by Anonymous
He tells me he is a good Catholic, for he always refuses meat on Friday, even when I offer him a tempting bit.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 104, June, 1866" by Various
Meat and wine were offered him.
"Edmond Dantès" by Edmund Flagg
Eagerly I seized the putrid meat in my mouth, offering a piece to my companions.
"Tales of the Sea" by W.H.G. Kingston
We kept some of the meat for our next day's breakfast, and offered the remainder to our guests, which they quickly stowed away.
"Adventures in Africa" by W.H.G. Kingston
He never ate meat nor partook of wine, though they were offered him.
"The Autobiography of St. Ignatius" by Saint Ignatius Loyola
This, in briefest outline, is a sketch of the "strong meat" offered to the psychological ladies.
"Mystic London:" by Charles Maurice Davies
For S. Jerome says that he makes an offering of robbery who outrageously torments his body by over-little meat or sleep.
"The Form of Perfect Living and Other Prose Treatises" by Richard Rolle of Hampole
She looked about for an offering, and found a piece of bison meat.
"The Later Cave-Men" by Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
Here they feed me with fresh meat and all that the country yields; all offer to obey me.
"Raleigh" by Edmund Gosse
This meat was placed in the grotto, probably as an offering to the dead.
"A Manual of the Antiquity of Man" by J. P. MacLean
Should the beasts require more nourishment, dry meat, such as cut hay, with a little bran, may be offered.
"On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment" by Honoré Bourguignon
They feed me with fresh meat and all that the country yields; all offer to obey me.
"Great Ralegh" by Hugh De Selincourt
The decree enjoins the Gentile Christians to abstain from meats offered to idols.
"Supernatural Religion, Vol. III. (of III)" by Walter Richard Cassels
Her voice was soft, her smile bewitching; she ate with the healthy appetite of an animal, yet was polite to those who offered meat.
"The Little Red Foot" by Robert W. Chambers
Not once did he take the meat I offered him, and all the time I remained by him he kept his wicked, piercing eye upon me.
"The House of the Dead or Prison Life in Siberia" by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Meats of different kinds were brought in and offered to us.
"True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World" by Adolphus W. Greely
On the nineteenth, they passed the mouth of the Ohio; and their Indian guides made it an offering of buffalo meat.
"La Salle and the Discovery of the Great West" by Francis Parkman
As to the meat offering, we need not enter minutely into it.
"The Great Commission" by C. H. (Charles Henry) Mackintosh
The meat-offering was not a sin-offering, but a "sweet savor" offering.
"Notes on the Book of Leviticus" by C. H. Mackintosh
***

In poetry:

My brother Jim sells stuff to eat
Like trotters, tripe and sausage meat.
I dare not by his window stop,
Lest he should offer me a chop;
For though a starving bard I be,
To hell, say I, with charity!
"My Brothers" by Robert W Service

In news:

Carpaccio and bresaola are often offered as an antipasto with olives, various cured meats, cheeses and other pickled vegetables.
Given its name (nothing is as explicit as a thick cut of meat), it's no surprise Top Round's menu offers a heart-busting meat platter ($6.25) with two eggs.
Three new pizza restaurants – Marchese 's Olive Pit, Rustico and Transfer – offer new pies and toppings that will please meat lovers and vegans alike.
In what could be a public tryout to be Mitt Romney's vice presidential running mate, Louisiana Gov Bobby Jindal offered plenty of red meat to the Conservative Political Action Conference today in Chicago.
DAYTON, Ohio — With some shoppers avoiding meat during the Lenten season, retailers have been calling attention to seafood offerings with discounts, meal ideas and prepared food specials.
So they offer six different curries with names like Vindaloo, Saag and Kadhai, served with any of nine meat, vegetarian or seafood choices.
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says hunters may still offer deer to 14 contracted meat processors.
Side Hill Farmers, a Madison County-based farmer cooperative, is offering a different type of gift for the holidays -- local meat.
This Jamaican-themed club offers late-night dancing to reggae and dancehall music, plenty of Red Stripe beer and rum punches, and a cafe serving meat- or veggie-filled Jamaican patties .
Pho Bac, an authentic Vietnamese restaurant in Evans, offers meat and seafood "hot pot".
Northborough – Nancy Byczkowski is happy to claim a prize at the Mega Meat Raffle , offered Oct 14 by the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 234 to benefit the organization's scholarship fund.
The chicken and cider pie offers a unique take on the standard meat pie.
Sis 's Cafe and Catering serves offers this Italian panini sandwich ($9.95), featuring a blend of meats and cheeses, and seen here with Greek pasta salad and tortilla chips.
Fresh & Easy Offers Pink Slime Swap Meat.
"I was planning to just offer the jowls with some cheek meat," said Curtz, "but when we got the heads in, I thought, Why not just smoke the whole thing.
***