stuffing nut

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n stuffing nut a nut used to tighten a stuffing box
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Usage

In literature:

Thrushes made of pastry and stuffed with nuts and raisins, quinces with spines sticking out so that they looked like sea-urchins.
"The Satyricon, Vol. 2 (The Dinner of Trimalchio)" by Petronius Arbiter
Thrushes made of pastry and stuffed with nuts and raisins, quinces with spines sticking out so that they looked like sea-urchins.
"The Satyricon, Complete" by Petronius Arbiter
It was done to a charm, and stuffed with pine nuts, which gave it a fine flavor.
"Building a State in Apache Land" by Charles D. Poston
Instead, they had a splendid great rabbit stuffed with nuts, and roasted roots to eat with it.
"Crusoes of the Frozen North" by Gordon Stables
Cream tarts are not very good, but lamb stuffed with pistachio nuts fulfils all one's dreams of excellence.
"Letters from Egypt" by Lucie Duff Gordon
They were all rather merry that night, for they had roast porcupine stuffed with pistachio nuts for supper.
"The Adventures of Akbar" by Flora Annie Steel
Nothing less than an ox stuffed with pistachio nuts would have satisfied him.
"The Pacha of Many Tales" by Frederick Marryat
Even his cheeks were puffed out; and no wonder, they were stuffed with nuts to eat at his leisure.
"Our Home in the Silver West" by Gordon Stables
Prunes are delicious in a salad, stuffing them with nuts or cheese, covering with mayonnaise.
"Civic League Cook Book" by Anonymous
Use for mints (rolled and cut), stuffing dates, prunes, cherries or nuts, or for bonbon centers.
"Better Meals for Less Money" by Mary Green
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In poetry:

But say, dost thou not adore and prize
The illustrious and rich black pudding?
How the rogue tickles!
It must contain spices.
How it is stuffed with pine nuts!
"The Jovial Supper" by Baltazar de Alcazar

In news:

Bruce Aidells shows off a roasted pork belly stuffed with Swiss chard, onions and pine nuts, a seriously tasty dish.
Stuffed Tandoori Peppers contain onion, potato, cabbage and nuts assertively seasoned with spices and cheese.
Stuffing Recipes with Fruit and Nuts.
Make your best stuffing ever with our recipes that use favorite ingredients, such as sausage, cranberries, nuts, corn bread and fresh herbs.
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