[p_ˈʊ_d_ɪ_ŋ], [pˈʊdɪŋ], [pˈʊdɪŋ]

Definitions of pudding:

  1.   any of various soft thick unsweetened baked dishes; " corn pudding"
  2.   Any food or victuals.
  3.   A soft kind of food, often a dessert, made of flour, milk, eggs, etc.; a piece of intestine stuffed with meat, etc.
  4.   A species of food of a soft consistence, variously made; an intestine; an intestine stuffed with meat, food, or vietuals; a quantity of yarns, matting, or oakum.
  5.   An intestine filled with meat, a sausage: a soft kind of food, of flour, milk, eggs, etc.
  6.   An intestine; especially, an intestine stuffed with meat, etc.; a sausage.
  7.   any of various soft sweet desserts thickened usually with flour and baked or boiled or steamed
  8.   ( British) the dessert course of a meal (` pud' is used informally)
  9.   Same as Puddening.
  10.   A dessert of soft food.
  11.   Flour or meal mixed and seasoned with a variety of ingredients, and cooked in a bag, case, or gut of an animal; a proverbial name for victuals.
  12.   Anything resembling, or of the softness and consistency of, pudding.
  13.   An intestine filled with chopped meat; dish variously compounded.
  14.   A species of food of a soft or moderately hard consistence, variously made, but often a compound of flour or meal, with milk and eggs, etc.
  15.   A large sausage.

Quotes for pudding:

  1. My favorite pudding is good old English apple pie. – Jeremy Bulloch
  2. Your face makes my soul want to eat chocolate pudding – Andy Milonakis
  3. The proof is in the pudding when they come home. Will we have the data about their health, will we know where they were stationed, what their unit deployments were? I will need that information. – Anthony Principi
  4. If you do your fair day's work, you are certain to get your fair day's wage- in praise or pudding whichever happens to suit your taste. – Alexander Smith

Usage examples for pudding:

  1. One would have thought that a representation of the tobacco plant itself would have been a more natural and comprehensive sign than one particular preparation of the herb, yet representations of the plant were rare, while those of the compressed tobacco known as pudding or roll in the form of a " Tobacco Roll," as described above, were very frequently used as signs. ” – The Social History of Smoking by G. L. Apperson
  2. Work before play, and grace before pudding – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  3. Proof of the Pudding The. ” – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  4. They do not always escape even in the fields, and the dead bodies of some of them are served in a pudding in a Fleet Street restaurant. ” – The Pleasures of Ignorance by Robert Lynd
  5. Mix all together, tie the pudding up close in a cloth, and boil it two hours. ” – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  6. It was the pudding that threatened to do me down. ” – From Bapaume to Passchendaele, 1917 by Philip Gibbs
  7. Don't wish for anything silly, said Kathleen, making the best of the situation, like its being fine on Tuesday or its being your favourite pudding for dinner to- morrow. ” – The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit
  8. Nobody read the message but that makes no difference, because the proof of the message is in the sending just the same as the proof of the pudding is in the eating. ” – Pee-wee Harris on the Trail by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  9. It was Christmas Eve, and I had to stir the pudding for next day, with a copper- stick, from seven to eight by the Dutch clock. ” – Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  10. Then we just wish they could have seen mother make a pudding or get a breakfast, that is all. ” – We Girls: A Home Story by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  11. It was an india- rubber pudding bag, though. ” – Queer Stories for Boys and Girls by Edward Eggleston
  12. “ I tell them that the only proof of the pudding is the eating and that, strangely enough, all the good wives I know are already wedded. ” – A Top-Floor Idyl by George van Schaick
  13. Among other Christmas customs there was the bullet- pudding a little hill of flour with a bullet on the top. ” – Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey
  14. Did you ever know a man crossed in love who looked less sorrowful when he came across a pudding – Kenelm Chillingly, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  15. “ I hoped that he would pull you over the edge, so that in one short minute you became nothing but a red plum- pudding at the bottom of the gulf. ” – Love Eternal by H. Rider Haggard
  16. “ No more rice pudding left, ma'am. ” – Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl by Fannie Hurst
  17. After labor's long turmoil, Sorry fare and frequent fast, Two- and- fifty weeks of toil, Pudding time is come at last! ” – The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood by Thomas Hood
  18. Why, mother, I put in enough for a wolf; three or four slices of bread, with as many more of corn- beef, some cheese, one of those little pies, and all that bread- pudding which was left at dinner yesterday- he must have had enough. ” – The Garies and Their Friends by Frank J. Webb
  19. Then we have tea about three, and cold meat again for dinner, and fruit instead of pudding and are all so stiff that we can hardly move, and all fighting to have the first hot bath. ” – A Houseful of Girls by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  20. “ " These are to make a pudding she said. ” – The Rebel of the School by Mrs. L. T. Meade

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