hero sandwich

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hero sandwich a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

Whatever might come of it, our heroes were determined to see something of the Sandwich Islands.
"Born to Wander" by Gordon Stables
Whatever might come of it, our heroes were determined to see something of the Sandwich Islands.
"Born to Wander" by Gordon Stables
***

In news:

We've eaten them all over town, and we can safely say that the super hero that packs the biggest punch is served at Venezia's, where a hot sandwich can make you want to leap over a tall building in a single bound.
We've eaten them all over town, and we can safely say that the super hero that packs the biggest punch is served at Venezia 's, where a hot sandwich can make you want to leap over a tall building in a single bound.
Bolívar Cafe & Gallery — named for Venezuelan hero Simón Bolívar , who liberated much of South America from Spain in the 18th century — might seem like a typical neighborhood café, serving up coffee, sandwiches, free Wi-Fi and a cozy vibe.
Supermarket delis are finding that freshly made sandwiches and heros are more popular than ever.
Hero and Submarine Sandwich Recipes.
***