surf and turf

noun
Updated on: 12 Nov 2017

Definition of surf and turf

: seafood and steak served as a single course

Examples of surf and turf in a Sentence

  1. We both ordered the surf and turf.

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First Known Use of surf and turf

1961


SURF AND TURF Defined for English Language Learners

surf and turf

noun

Definition of surf and turf for English Language Learners

  • : seafood and steak served together as a meal at a restaurant


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