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 My mom cooked for me all the time, usually dinners such as tuna casserole, meat loaf, and taco salad. Bon Appétit Contributor, Bon Appétit, 7 Mar. 2024 Try one of these meatloaf sauces and glazes and make dinner exciting again. Switch out your typical meat loaf sauce for something tangy and spicy. Southern Living Editors, Southern Living, 13 Dec. 2023 Open for breakfast lunch and dinner, Hob Nob is known for its plated hot dinners like roast turkey sandwich, chicken and dumplings, meat loaf and more. Pam Kragen, San Diego Union-Tribune, 24 Nov. 2023 Spread half of Meat Loaf Sauce evenly over meat loaf; bake 25 more minutes. Southern Living Test Kitchen, Southern Living, 6 Oct. 2023 Anthony Jacks Wood Fired Grill, 30 Center St., offers outdoor dining Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Specialties include steaks, seafood, tilapia, meat loaf, paella and eggplant parmesan. Susan Dunne,, 24 Mar. 2021 Cool slightly before spooning over meat loaf. Bhg Test Kitchen, Better Homes & Gardens, 1 Sep. 2022 Randy has an issue with meat loaf. Marc Bona, cleveland, 21 Dec. 2021 Pair with meat loaf or chicken or duck breast. Tom Mullen, Forbes, 31 Oct. 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1892, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of meat loaf was in 1892

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“Meat loaf.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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meat loaf

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

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