meat market

noun

Definition of meat market

: a depersonalizing environment in which people are treated as sexual or economic resources

Examples of meat market in a Sentence

That bar is a real meat market. The scouting camp is a meat market for pro football candidates.
Recent Examples on the Web The predictions vary wildly, with one report from Kearny saying that traditional meat will make up just 55% of the global meat market in 2035. chicagotribune.com, 13 Sep. 2021 Perry's Steakhouse first opened in 1979 as a small meat market in the Houston area. Timothy Fanning, San Antonio Express-News, 13 Oct. 2021 The predictions vary wildly, with one report from Kearny saying that traditional meat will make up just 55% of the global meat market in 2035. chicagotribune.com, 13 Sep. 2021 The predictions vary wildly, with one report from Kearny saying that traditional meat will make up just 55% of the global meat market in 2035. Fortune, 10 Sep. 2021 Impossible Foods's new faux-chicken nuggets went on sale at about 150 restaurants Tuesday, with a grocery rollout set to follow this month, as food companies jockey for the new segment of the imitation-meat market. Washington Post, 7 Sep. 2021 Impossible Foods’ new faux-chicken nuggets went on sale at about 150 restaurants Tuesday, with a grocery rollout set to follow later this month, as food companies jockey for the new segment of the imitation-meat market. BostonGlobe.com, 7 Sep. 2021 For reference, in the more mature $1.3 trillion global meat market, JBS S.A., the largest meat processor in the world, has only 4% market share. David Trainer, Forbes, 31 Aug. 2021 Pam and chef Aron Schwartz run this restaurant and meat market that specializes in both cut-to-order and pre-packaged steaks, burgers, beef hot dogs and dry-aged cuts from Brandt Beef, an all-natural cattle ranch in Brawley. San Diego Union-Tribune, 20 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of meat market

1896, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of meat market was in 1896

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“Meat market.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/meat%20market. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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meat market

noun

English Language Learners Definition of meat market

: a place where meat is sold
: a place where people are judged only on the basis of their physical qualities (such as sexual attractiveness or athletic ability)

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