meat loaf


Definition of meat loaf

: a dish of ground meat seasoned and baked in the form of a loaf

Examples of meat loaf in a Sentence

a slice of meat loaf
Recent Examples on the Web Grill slices for a delicious next-day meat loaf sandwich. Katlyn Moncada, Better Homes & Gardens, 28 July 2021 Tamales, spaghetti and meat loaf fill lunch and supper plates. Dianne Solis, Dallas News, 23 Mar. 2021 In Berkley, around tables in the church basement, shelter residents gave good reviews to the meat loaf. Bill Laitner, Detroit Free Press, 22 Mar. 2020 Topped with a brown sugar-mustard glaze, and stuffed with ham and Gruyere cheese, this meat loaf is anything but mundane. Sheryl Julian,, 3 Sep. 2019 If science can help us make a meat loaf that won’t fall apart (gelatin is the secret ingredient) or produce lighter waffles (by adding club soda), then what’s not to like? Bee Wilson, WSJ, 25 Jan. 2020 That includes meat loaf, meat balls, kabobs, hamburger patties from New Season’s meat and seafood departments and grab-and-go cases at all of its 21 locations in Oregon, Washington and California. oregonlive, 16 Nov. 2019 Shingle the ham slices on a work surface to a width that is slightly smaller than the meat loaf. Sheryl Julian,, 3 Sep. 2019 Pour over the meat loaf and gently spread with the back of a spoon. Sheryl Julian,, 3 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of meat loaf

1892, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of meat loaf was in 1892

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31 Jul 2021

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“Meat loaf.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of meat loaf

: meat that is chopped in very small pieces, mixed with spices, chopped onions, eggs, etc., and baked in the form of a loaf

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