mock turtle soup

noun

Definition of mock turtle soup

: a soup made of meat (such as calf's head or veal), wine, and spices in imitation of green turtle soup

First Known Use of mock turtle soup

1783, in the meaning defined above

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“Mock turtle soup.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mock%20turtle%20soup. Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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