spotted dick

noun

Definition of spotted dick

British
: a pudding made with suet and currants or raisins called also spotted dog

Origin and Etymology of spotted dick

dialectal dick pudding, probably from the name Dick


SPOTTED DICK Defined for English Language Learners

spotted dick

noun

Definition of spotted dick for English Language Learners

  • : a hot dessert that is like a moist cake made with suet and currants or raisins


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