Definition of steak
1a : a slice of meat cut from a fleshy part of a beef carcassb : a similar slice of a specified meat other than beef ham steakc : a cross-section slice of a large fish swordfish steak
2 : ground beef prepared for cooking or for serving in the manner of a steak hamburger steak
Examples of steak in a Sentence
I grilled a steak for dinner.
We had steak and potatoes for dinner.
Recent Examples of steak from the Web
A flatiron steak is topped with bordelaise and béarnaise sauces, doubling down on the decadence.
A new Dream Dinners location in Daphne plans to give out 100 free flank steaks at its grand opening on Thursday.
Your choice of steak, chicken, pastor or carnitas is piled high on a base of either fried masa (sope) or folded into a masa pouch (gordita).
One or the other (occasionally, both) have artfully held down productions at the Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, the Marriott Lincolnshire and the Drury Lane Theatre almost more times than those theaters have served their loyal patrons steak dinners.
The Food: The menu is modern with tostas (open face sandwiches), salads, steamed buns, a few seafood dishes, burgers, half a rack of lamb, a 16-ounce NY steak and Hudson Valley duck leg confit.
Other breakfast items served all day include steak-and-eggs and eggs Benedict.
Add skirt steaks to marinade, and refrigerate for 12 to 24 hours.
The food (steaks and desserts, especially) are worth every penny.
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STEAK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of steak for English Language Learners
: a thick, flat piece of meat and especially beef
: a thick, flat piece of fish
: beef that is cut into small pieces and used for stews, casseroles, etc.
STEAK Defined for Kids
Definition of steak for Students
1 : a thick slice of meat and especially beef
2 : a thick slice of a large fish (as salmon)
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