pig in a blanket

noun phrase
plural pigs in a blanket or pigs in blankets

Definition of pig in a blanket

: a frankfurter served in a wrapper of baked dough

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Offer to replenish the platter of pigs in a blanket or put flowers in vases. Samantha Boardman, Marie Claire, "I Hate Social Situations—Help!," 19 Mar. 2019 Hoyt Dogs in a Blanket at Mile End Deli This iteration of pigs in a blanket takes the party staple to the next level. Birmingham Magazine, al, "These are Birmingham’s 10 best snackable appetizers," 5 Aug. 2019 For children, there’s the Court Jester’s Surprise ($21.95) with kid-friendly savories like PB&J, pigs in a blanket and macaroni and cheese, plus a mini-scone and choice of beverage (milk, juice, cocoa, lemonade or tea). Linda Zavoral, The Mercury News, "First Look: Lisa’s Tea Treasures returns in all of its Victorian-era glory," 5 Aug. 2019 Think about them like a Chinese bakery’s take on pigs in a blanket. San Francisco Chronicle, "Act I," 4 Jan. 2013 Order some homemade pigs in a blanket and a Blood and Sand and your night will be complete. Eirian Yem, Town & Country, "The 10 Coziest Restaurants With Fireplaces In New York City," 10 Oct. 2016 Guests drank red wine and nibbled on pigs in a blanket, arancini, and tuna tartare. Elise Taylor, Vogue, "Claire Foy, Damien Chazelle, Ben Stiller, and More Celebrate First Man at the Monkey Bar," 4 Oct. 2018 Sure, there's the old standby, ribs, and the dip-able pigs in a blanket. Bon Appétit, Bon Appetit, "47 Meaty Super Bowl Snacks You'll Want on Game Day," 11 Jan. 2018 Sure, there's the old standby, ribs, and the dip-able pigs in a blanket. Bon Appétit, Bon Appetit, "47 Meaty Super Bowl Snacks You'll Want on Game Day," 11 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of pig in a blanket

1926, in the meaning defined above

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pig in a blanket

noun

English Language Learners Definition of pig in a blanket

US : a small hot dog that is served in a wrapping of baked dough

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