brown Betty

noun
brown Bet·​ty | \ -ˈbe-tē How to pronounce brown Betty (audio) \

Definition of brown Betty

: a baked pudding of apples, bread crumbs, and spices

First Known Use of brown Betty

1864, in the meaning defined above

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“Brown Betty.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brown%20Betty. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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