chicken-fried steak

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chick·​en-fried steak | \ ˈchi-kᵊn-ˈfrīd- How to pronounce chicken-fried steak (audio) \

Definition of chicken-fried steak

: steak coated with batter, fried, and served with gravy

Examples of chicken-fried steak in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The beautiful River Walk, smothered-chicken-fried steak at Lulu’s, and a visit to the Japanese tea gardens. Condé Nast Traveler, "8 Most Haunted Cities in America That You Should Visit," 25 Oct. 2019 Also go for: The beautiful River Walk, smothered-chicken-fried steak at Lulu’s, and a visit to the Japanese tea gardens. Condé Nast Traveler, "8 Most Haunted Cities In America and Why You Should Visit," 18 Oct. 2018 The kitchen also produces some pretty good tacos and chicken-fried steak. Houston Chronicle, "Classic Houston restaurants set the table for city's dining scene," 10 May 2018 Just like at Horseshoe Hill, which serves up some of the best chicken-fried steak anywhere, six different ways, the variety of chicken and biscuits will be creative and varied. star-telegram, "Biscuits, waffles and sushi: More on what’s coming to Crockett Street Food Hall," 20 Dec. 2017 Call it a schnitzel, Milanese, tonkatsu, or chicken-fried steak—a cutlet by any other name would smell as tasty. Emma Wartzman, Bon Appetit, "Cutlets Are the 2017 Dish of the Year," 17 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of chicken-fried steak

1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Chicken-fried steak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chicken-fried%20steak. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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chicken-fried steak

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How to pronounce chicken-fried steak (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of chicken-fried steak

US : a steak that is coated with flour, fried, and served with gravy

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