smorgasbord

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n smorgasbord an assortment of foods starting with herring or smoked eel or salmon etc with bread and butter; then cheeses and eggs and pickled vegetables and aspics; finally hot foods; served as a buffet meal
    • n smorgasbord a collection containing a variety of sorts of things "a great assortment of cars was on display","he had a variety of disorders","a veritable smorgasbord of religions"
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Usage

In literature:

There she was, five foot eleven of big, bouncy, blonde smorgasbord.
"Inside John Barth" by William W. Stuart
And believe me, with the smorgasbord of radio noise that plasma produces, the chances are easily fifty-fifty.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
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In news:

Poet, lady journalists find SYZYGY at smorgasbord.
As someone who is new to the city, there is nothing better than a collective Smorgasbord of foods to introduce you to what Louisville has to offer.
A new dev board is an I/O smorgasbord.
Here's George Maida's Gift Giving Smorgasbord.
So here on a Monday, let's take a look at a smorgasbord of baseball questions.
The weekend was a 24-hour smorgasbord of casual day parties, official venue shows and all-night after parties.
A bakery known for its wedding cakes and a display-case smorgasbord of confections, Lansing's Roma Bakery, in business since 1969, might not jump to mind when contemplating a healthy snack.
It was Rush Hour inside the Beltway last week, with so much happening we needed to offer this editorial smorgasbord on several key items of the day, while reserving the right to extend, rather than revise, our remarks at a later date.
Readers have again selected this smorgasbord of shoes as their favorite.
The Ultimate Anglers of Boating Magazine Serve You Their Monthly Smorgasbord of All Things Fishy.
A smorgasbord of dining news.
I'm filled with an intense appreciation for what I call the smorgasbord of life.
Thanks to those who helped with smorgasbord .
ARLINGTON — The annual smorgasbord and bake sale sponsored by St Patrick Church Altar and Rosary Society will be Sunday with from 11 am to 1 pm in Bishop Franz Hall.
Smartphone smorgasbord ahead of iPhone 5.
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In science:

We have been treated to an excellent smorgasbord of reviews, background talks and exciting new results.
Gravitational Lensing: Recent Progress and Future Goals - Conference Summary
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