red meat


red meat

noun

: meat that is red when it is raw

Full Definition of RED MEAT

1
:  meat (as beef) that is red when raw
2
:  something substantial that can satisfy a basic need or appetite <hungry for the red meat of passionate partisanship — William Safire>

First Known Use of RED MEAT

1792

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: red mite
Previous Word in the Dictionary: red mass
All Words Near: red meat

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up red meat? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More