fish loaf


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fish loaf flaked fish baked in a loaf with bread crumbs and various seasonings
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  • Edgar Watson Howe
    “Fishing seems to be the favorite form of loafing.”


In literature:

Add half ounce of isinglass, or fish glue, and a small piece of loaf sugar.
"American Handbook of the Daguerrotype" by Samuel D. Humphrey
I come back usually with a loaf of bread, a paper of fried fish, or a bundle of saveloys.
"The Stark Munro Letters" by J. Stark Munro
He fished, and loafed, and shot at a mark.
"Cape Cod Stories" by Joseph C. Lincoln
In the beginning of the life of the race all men hunted, fished, fought, danced, sang, and loafed.
"Analyzing Character" by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
Twice again Maurice repeated the experiment, and twice his loaf went to feed the fishes.
"The Downfall" by Emile Zola
The meal was a frugal one, broiled fish and potatoes, a loaf of bread, and stewed apples served in a cut glass dish with broken handles.
"A Gentleman Vagabond and Some Others" by F. Hopkinson Smith
We'd get up when we liked and fish when we liked, and loaf around all day.
"A Son of the City" by Herman Gastrell Seely
Dr. MURRAY approved the idea, and thought that the Minister without Portfolio might give up loafing and take to fishing.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 158, May 12, 1920" by Various
It bores me stiff to fish, and I'm sick of loafing.
"The Forester's Daughter" by Hamlin Garland
Now they work in the canneries or fish for them in summer, and hunt, trap, or loaf the rest of the time.
"On Canada's Frontier" by Julian Ralph

In poetry:

When other lads were making hay
You'd find him loafing by the stream;
He'd take a book and slip away,
And just pretend to fish . . . and dream.
"Old David Smail" by Robert W Service
But of the oak long-perished, why
Is earth forever full?
For, like the loaf and fish supply,
Its stock of fiber, tough and dry,
Seems inexhaustible.
"The Charter Oak" by Hattie Howard

In news:

They do fish and chips with seasonal vegetable and the O'Patty Loaf, done with lamb, pork and beef with an amazing flavor.
How wrong we were OK, the tuna sammie is fish on white bread, but it's fresh albacore on a house-made country loaf.