Definition of Brisket

1. Noun. A cut of meat from the breast or lower chest especially of beef.

Generic synonyms: Cut, Cut Of Meat



Definition of Brisket

1. n. That part of the breast of an animal which extends from the fore legs back beneath the ribs; also applied to the fore part of a horse, from the shoulders to the bottom of the chest.

Definition of Brisket

1. Noun. The chest of an animal ¹

2. Noun. A cut of meat taken from this area, especially from the section under the first five ribs ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Brisket

1. the breast of an animal [n -S]

Medical Definition of Brisket

1. The part of a beef animal (sometimes used of other species) that constitutes the caudoventral part of the neck and lies cranially to and between the forelimbs of the animal. Origin: O.E. Brusket (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Brisket

brisances
brisant
brise
brise soleil
brise soleils
brises
brisk
brisk up
brisked
brisken
briskened
briskens
brisker
briskest
brisket (current term)
brisket disease
briskets
brisking
briskish
briskly
briskness
brisknesses
brisks
brisky
brisling
brislings
brisses
bristle
bristle-pointed

Literary usage of Brisket

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1. Miscellanies by William Makepeace Thackeray (1877)
"That's it," says brisket. " Keep him there,— good dog, — good dog ! ... At this moment a posse of people rushed in upon old brisket, — one of his daughters ..."

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