pud

1 of 2

noun

British

PUD

2 of 2

abbreviation

pickup and delivery

Example Sentences

Noun a steak and kidney pud
Recent Examples on the Web
Noun
Lovely little villages with little model versions of themselves and cosy pubs and shops that sell only brollies (umbrellas) or jumpers (sweaters) or puds (desserts) are twee. L.m., The Economist, 6 June 2019 Saucy puds: Turns out, one of GBBO's most ridiculous phrases actually has an easy equivalent in the U.S: a lava cake. Maeve Mcdermott, USA TODAY, 30 June 2017

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Word History

First Known Use

Noun

1706, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of pud was in 1706

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“Pud.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pud. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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