• WordNet 3.6
    • v filet cut into filets "filet the fish"
    • v filet decorate with a lace of geometric designs
    • n filet lace having a square mesh
    • n filet a longitudinal slice or boned side of a fish
    • n filet a boneless steak cut from the tenderloin of beef
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n filet In decorative art, a thin line forming part of a design or ornamenting an edge or the like; a fillet: as, a filet in gold in bookbinding; a filet of ruby luster on a majolica vase. See fillet.
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In literature:

Tiennette came early for a filet.
"Ursula" by Honore de Balzac
If you have only fifty dollars the filet of sole Marguery is very good.
"Perfect Behavior A Guide for Ladies and Gentlemen in all Social Crises" by Donald Ogden Stewart
There were mushrooms in the omelet, mushrooms in the stewed kidneys, mushrooms in the filet.
"A Romance of Youth, Complete" by Francois Coppee
The filet was done to a turn, and there was just enough seasoning on the mushrooms.
"The Story of Glass" by Sara Ware Bassett
Filets de boeuf en Bellevue, timbales milanaises chaudfroid de gibier.
"Harvard Classics Volume 28" by Various
Also applied to point d'Arabe and certain filet effects.
"Textiles" by William H. Dooley
The filet can also be larded with bacon and cooked in butter and Marsala only.
"The Italian Cook Book" by Maria Gentile
He wore a twist of red cloth filet-wise around his head.
"Still Jim" by Honoré Willsie Morrow
Good filet of sole at dinner.
"The Trail of the Hawk" by Sinclair Lewis
He ate the rice, the filet of wild boar, the duck's thigh, and the tomatoes.
"An Eagle Flight" by José Rizal
If served with fricandeau, veal saute, or filet of beef, add the juices of the meat to the sauce.
"The Cauliflower" by A. A. Crozier
Ta maitresse est coiffee,... Elle est dans nos filets.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 92, June, 1865" by Various
Carry her this filet and this little pot of foie gras.
"The So-called Human Race" by Bert Leston Taylor
Filet de Lievre a la Muette.
"Dressed Game and Poultry à la Mode" by Harriet A. de Salis
This filet is certainly good.
"The Guns of Europe" by Joseph A. Altsheler
She flung her head back; her hair, shaken from the filet and caught by the wind, streamed betwixt us like a cloud.
"Idonia: A Romance of Old London" by Arthur F. Wallis
The windows were to be curtained with a fine net having a filet edge, and the furniture was to be of massive mahogany.
"The Triumph of Virginia Dale" by John Francis, Jr.
Mock turtle soup, and then filets of sole; they are mock, too, but they are very good.
"Harvard Stories" by Waldron Kintzing Post
There is some striking filet lace on the various altar-cloths.
"Sea and Sardinia" by D. H. Lawrence
Filet gumbo may be made of any sort of poultry, or of veal, lamb, venison, or kid.
"Miss Leslie's New Cookery Book" by Eliza Leslie

In news:

Frozen king salmon filets will be available to those who meet income requirements at Great Northern Corporation in Weed and in Yreka.
Learn how to make Idaho Potato's Cabernet Mashed Potato es with Mini Beef Filet.
Filet Mignon with Mashed Cauliflower and Feta.
Veranda 's gluten-free dinner specialties include a grilled filet mignon with sauce béarnaise.
Painted Hills Beef Filet, ½ inch cubes.
Of kobe filet sea salt, to taste pepper, to taste 1 tsp.
Available cuts include the filet mignon, Porterhouse, and cowboy rib-eye.
Place Bass filets on a cutting board skin side down.
Stuffed Colorado Bass. Place Bass filets on a cutting board skin side down.
Place fish filet in a pan or baking dish with a lid.
When Ray Kroc introduced the McDonald's Filet-O-Fish sandwich nationwide in 1963, he was just finding a new way to market one of the oldest "fast food" dishes in the world.
Wagyu beef sirloin or filet, trimmed, sliced into 5 slices 3 tsp.
Texas Roadhouse employee Chevy Owens cuts New York strip steaks and tenderloin filets in the cooler at the restaurant.
Fresh filet of catfish .
Ribeye, filet, strip -- what does it mean.