redeye gravy

red·​eye gravy | \ ˈred-ˌī- How to pronounce redeye gravy (audio) \

Definition of redeye gravy

: gravy made from the juices of ham and often flavored with coffee

Examples of redeye gravy in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Big City boys stared at the grits, sausage, biscuits and redeye gravy. David Whitley,, "Jaguars victory would make Waffle House great again," 20 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of redeye gravy

1931, in the meaning defined above

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“Redeye gravy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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