Suine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Suine A mixture of oleomargarine with lard or other fatty ingredients. It is used as a substitute for butter. See Butterine.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n suine A preparation from beef-suet and lard; a mixture of oleomargarin with lard, refined cottonseed-oil, or other fatty substances, used as a substitute for butter.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. Suint

Usage

In literature:

I could have you arrested for that, as well as suin' ye fer bustin' my tree.
"Dick Hamilton's Airship" by Howard R. Garis
Forget not Madam Grissel Steevens nor the suine scions of the house of Lambert.
"Ulysses" by James Joyce
And the family where she wuz took sick on their hands talked hard of suin' her for damage.
"Samantha at the World's Fair" by Marietta Holley
It rowls whin pur-suin' its prey.
"Mr. Dooley in Peace and in War" by Finley Peter Dunne
On principle I don't object to suine, oleo, or any of the objectionable articles.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 4, January 26, 1884" by Various
So there wuz, and I'll be eternally goll durned if he aint a-suin' the estate in the probate court now f'r the price uv it!
"A Little Book of Profitable Tales" by Eugene Field
Sec bairnish nonsense as that, ye know, suin rais't my dander, an' i' th' next roond I dud whack him!
"Wrestling and Wrestlers:" by Jacob Robinson
The bunodont molars, however, are Suine, as is the form of the lower jaw with a rounded angle.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
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In news:

A pair of conjoined twins is seen at a hospital in Suining, Sichuan province, May 9, 2011.
Workers assemble LED products at a factory in Suining in southwestern China's Sichuan province.
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