cold cuts

plural noun

Definition of cold cuts

: sliced assorted cold cooked meats

Examples of cold cuts in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The company is now busy developing bacon, cold cuts, jerky, and protein balls. Matt Reynolds, Wired, 8 Aug. 2021 The boxes generally come with at least three different kinds of bread, some tiny triangles of American style cheese and cold cuts, and little mysterious bits of other things. Ann Killion, San Francisco Chronicle, 26 July 2021 Krzysztof Napora started making dog chews south of Kraków using a butcher shop’s scraps of cold cuts. Katherine Love, Forbes, 24 June 2021 Sit at the counter to watch platters of everything from cold cuts to anchovies being prepared, and try the pizza rossa, straight from the Roscioli family's own bakery. Julia Buckley, Travel + Leisure, 6 July 2021 Definitely sample the pecorino with different seasonings and the local cold cuts. Catherine Sabino, Forbes, 15 Apr. 2021 That can add up to a lot of people seeing the company’s cold cuts. The Salt Lake Tribune, 31 Mar. 2021 That can add up to a lot of people seeing the company’s cold cuts. The Salt Lake Tribune, 31 Mar. 2021 That can add up to a lot of people seeing the company’s cold cuts. The Salt Lake Tribune, 31 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of cold cuts

1855, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cold cuts was in 1855

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“Cold cuts.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cold%20cuts. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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More Definitions for cold cuts

cold cuts

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cold cuts

: cold cooked meats (such as turkey, roast beef, or ham) that have been cut into thin slices

cold cuts

noun plural

Kids Definition of cold cuts

: slices of cold cooked meats

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