chopped liver


Definition of chopped liver

: one that is insignificant or not worth considering

Examples of chopped liver in a Sentence

“Wow, she's gorgeous!” “And what am I…chopped liver?”
Recent Examples on the Web Frankly, Glory was one of my favorite books in the last decade, but that doesn't make this one chopped liver. Seija Rankin,, 4 Aug. 2021 The blintzes and knishes are delicately sized, and while matzah ball soup is on the menu, chopped liver and mushroom barley soup are not. Rachel Ringler,, 27 May 2021 This chopped liver is best served shortly after it’s made. Gabriella Gershenson, WSJ, 18 Mar. 2021 Sides of matzo, matzo kugel, matzo balls, chicken broth, meatballs, chopped liver, carrots and dessert complete the meal. Holly Baumbach,, 25 Mar. 2021 Jake Cohen’s chopped liver balances tradition with an of-the-moment, sweet-salty flavor profile. Gabriella Gershenson, WSJ, 18 Mar. 2021 For Passover weekend, the menu will include appetizer options of apple walnut salad, matzo ball soup or chopped liver. Rod Stafford Hagwood,, 17 Mar. 2021 The appetizing case will be stocked with old favorites: smoked whitefish salad, plus tuna, egg, herring and chopped liver salad. Phillip Valys,, 16 Dec. 2020 The Smith Era at Piedmont is not chopped liver in comparison to Fyffe – or any other program in the AHSAA. al, 24 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of chopped liver

1947, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of chopped liver was in 1947

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“Chopped liver.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of chopped liver

: someone or something that is not important or appealing


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