Definition of Mincemeats

1. Noun. (plural of mincemeat) ¹



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Definition of Mincemeats

1. mincemeat [n] - See also: mincemeat

Lexicographical Neighbors of Mincemeats

minatory
minaudiere
minaudieres
minaul
minauls
minbar
minbars
mince
mince pie
mince pies
mince words
minced
minced oath
minced oaths
mincemeat
mincemeats (current term)
mincepie
mincers
minces
minceur
minchen
mincier
minciest
mincing
mincing machine
mincing words
mincingly
mincings
mincy

Literary usage of Mincemeats

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Annual Report by Illinois Farmers' Institute (1899)
"Add to this the long list of canned fruits and jellies, dried fruits and corn, preserves and pickles, sausages and mincemeats, etc., which the good wife ..."

2. American Notes and Queries (1857)
"... that steals half the mincemeats, and eats half the fruit in the garden, ten times as much as they do me ; and that rascal. Tom, that is perpetually at ..."

3. On the Manners and Customs of the Ancient Irish by Eugene O'Curry (1873)
"... and seasoned mincemeats of all kinds, and melted lard, and in this way was sometimes applied to seasoned fowl and other birds. ..."

4. American Medicine (1906)
"All mixtures, such as mincemeats and sausages, were originally made at home to utilize parts of an animal which would otherwise be wasted. ..."

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