pigs in blankets

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pigs in blankets small frankfurters wrapped in biscuit dough and baked
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Usage

In literature:

At the foot of our MacTavish's mattress, under a spare blanket lifted from that warrior in his sleep, lay a large pink pig.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 153, Sept. 26, 1917" by Various
What's that thing that looks like a pig in a blanket?
"The Motor Maids at Sunrise Camp" by Katherine Stokes
The putty-faced boy inside the store stirred in his blankets, muttered something about "them pigs," and went to sleep again.
"The Boys of Crawford's Basin" by Sidford F. Hamp
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In news:

Yes, you can take cocktail party and dinner appetizers beyond chips and pigs in blankets.
Along with tater tots, PBJ and pigs-in-a-blanket, that's what used to pass as proper college dining-hall vittles.
The solution to this conundrum comes in an unlikely form— pigs in a blanket.
Pigs in a blanket & mini quiches.
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