mincemeat

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n mincemeat spiced mixture of chopped raisins and apples and other ingredients with or without meat
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Usage

In literature:

It simply made mincemeat of her.
"The Daughters of Danaus" by Mona Caird
As for the girl who had jilted him, I thought I could have made her into mincemeat.
"Out in the Forty-Five" by Emily Sarah Holt
But the commander had no desire to become mincemeat just yet.
"Despoilers of the Golden Empire" by Gordon Randall Garrett
Curried mincemeat may also be used for the filling.
"The Khaki Kook Book" by Mary Kennedy Core
I thought he meant to make mincemeat of me!
"My Sword's My Fortune" by Herbert Hayens
If she or the tiger has caught a deer, she chooses the tenderest part of the meat, and chews it into mincemeat.
"The Wonders of the Jungle, Book Two" by Prince Sarath Ghosh
A force or 500 or even of 1,000 men dare not trek out, or 200 burghers make mincemeat of them.
"The Peace Negotiations" by J. D. Kestell
And Thanksgiving I'm going to try mincemeat.
"The Beloved Woman" by Kathleen Norris
This is especially valuable for use in mincemeat, or for flavoring sauces for nursery puddings.
"Dishes & Beverages of the Old South" by Martha McCulloch Williams
The latter is cut into mincemeat in a moment amid the horrifying cries of his infamous executioners.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 - Volume 40 of 55" by Francisco Colin
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In news:

Fritzie Boggs' None Such Mincemeat Fruitcake .
In our own time, cell phones turned pay phones obsolete, cable news made mincemeat of Time and Newsweek, and Facebook and Twitter rendered actual human relationships redundant ( too touchy-feely.
Before Rick Sanchez, people may forget there was Tucker Carlson, whom Stewart made mincemeat of after a disastrous guest spot on "Crossfire"—a show that was canceled after Stewart lambasted its journalistic ethics.
Anatoly Karpov made mincemeat out of Viswanathan Anand in the two final tiebreaker games and won their International Chess Federation match in Lausanne, Switzerland, yesterday.
Gwen has sent Ralph this old family recipe for mincemeat which her aunt, Charlotte Olmstead, placed in a 1962 Iowa church cookbook.
You don't need meat for mincemeat.
What's the first thing you think of when you hear the word mincemeat.
In some countries, mincemeat is the same thing as what we call hamburger in the United States.
Margery Edington bakes mincemeat tarts every Christmas, in the same way that she watched her English mother do before Edington came to the United States as a World War II war bride.
Margery Edington bakes 10 to 12 dozen mincemeat tarts every year for family and friends.
Fritzie Boggs' None Such Mincemeat Fruitcake.
Filled with fruits and spices, this English mincemeat pie is a twist on tradition.
Berger Makes Mincemeat Of Aztecs.
Making Mrs Yearous' Mincemeat .
Some come from thousands of miles away to watch and listen, to perform or to showcase traditional skills and old-timey foods, from sassafras tea to homemade mincemeat.
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