shirr

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verb \ˈshər\

Definition of shirr

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to draw (as cloth) together in a shirring

  3. 2 :  to bake (eggs removed from the shell) until set

Origin and Etymology of shirr

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1891

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