underdone meat


underdone meat
meat that is not sufficiently cooked, raw meat

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • underdone — [[t]ʌ̱ndə(r)dʌ̱n[/t]] ADJ GRADED Underdone food has been cooked for less time than necessary, and so is not pleasant to eat. The second batch of bread came out underdone. ...underdone meat. Ant: overdone …   English dictionary

  • underdone — (adj.) 1680s, in reference to cooked meat, from UNDER (Cf. under) + DONE (Cf. done) …   Etymology dictionary

  • underdone — [un΄dər dun′] adj. not cooked enough or thoroughly: said esp. of meat …   English World dictionary

  • underdone — adjective meat that is underdone is not completely cooked compare overdone …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • underdone — /ˈʌndədʌn / (say unduhdun) adjective 1. (of food, especially meat) cooked lightly or less than completely. 2. Sport not given full preparation for a game. 3. Colloquial not fully prepared: an election candidate who was underdone …   Australian English dictionary

  • underdone — /un deuhr dun /, adj. 1. (of food) not thoroughly cooked; not cooked enough. 2. Chiefly Brit. (of meat) rare. [1675 85; UNDER + DONE] * * * …   Universalium

  • underdone — un•der•done [[t]ˈʌn dərˈdʌn[/t]] adj. 1) coo not cooked enough 2) coo brit. Chiefly Brit. (of meat) rare • Etymology: 1675–85 …   From formal English to slang

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  • rather of the ratherest —  meat underdone. Norf …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

  • rare — W2S3 [reə US rer] adj comparative rarer superlative rarest [Sense: 1,3; Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: rarus] [Sense: 2; Date: 1600 1700; Origin: rear lightly cooked (15 19 centuries), from Old English hrer] 1.) …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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