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How Do You Spell MEAT?

Correct spelling for the English word "meat" is [m_ˈiː_t], [mˈiːt], [mˈiːt]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of MEAT is MEATS

Definition of MEAT

  1. m[=e]t, n. anything eaten as food, the edible part of anything: act of taking meat: (obs.) meal, flour: the flesh of animals used as food--sometimes beef, mutton, pork, veal, &c., as opposed to poultry, fish, &c.--ns. MEAT'-BIS'CUIT, a preparation of meat, made with meal into a biscuit; MEAT'INESS, quality of being meaty; MEAT'-OFF'ERING, a Jewish sacrificial offering of fine flour or first-fruits with oil and frankincense; MEAT'-PIE, a pie mainly made up of meat; MEAT'-SAFE, a receptacle for storing meat, walled with perforated zinc or gauze; MEAT'-SALES'MAN, one who sells meat, esp. to the retail butchers; MEAT'-TEA, a high tea, at which meat is served; MEAT'-TUB, a pickling-tub.--adj. MEAT'Y, full of meat: fleshy: pithy.--HANG MEAT, to hang up meat before cooking; SIT AT MEAT, to sit at table. [A.S. mete; Dut. met.]

Common Misspellings for MEAT

Below is the list of 356 misspellings for the word "meat".

Usage Examples for MEAT

  1. While Kay was sitting there at meat, behold there came to court a knight, well equipped and fully armed, and thus the knight appeared before the King as he sat among his lords. - "Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot"" by Chretien DeTroyes
  2. The meal then was the same as in the morning, except that we had meat twice a week. - "Narrative of the Life of Moses Grandy, Late a Slave in the United States of America" by Moses Grandy
  3. It was indeed hard work to run in a wheel for two or three hours, turning a piece of meat twice their own weight. - "England in the Days of Old" by William Andrews
  4. The hens were both given a decent variety of food and some form of meat. - "The Dollar Hen" by Milo M. Hastings
  5. The air was full o' bear- meat an' dog- fur flyin'. - "Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North" by Fullerton Waldo

What does meat stand for?

Abbreviation MEAT means:

  1. Maturity Evaluation and Analysis Tool
  2. Ministry of Economic Affairs and Tourism
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