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Word: larder

Definition: pantry; place where food is kept


Sentences Containing 'larder'

'With the exception of the heel of a Dutch cheese--which is not adapted to the wants of a young family'--said Mrs. Micawber, 'there is really not a scrap of anything in the larder.
A separate kitchen was used for the more arduous task of the domestic routine, with the fourth room being a small buttery, used as a larder.
After welcoming their sisters, they triumphantly displayed a table set out with such cold meat as an inn larder usually affords, exclaiming,``Is not this nice?
Her most recent venture with Caroline Styne, The Larder at Burton Way, opened in Beverly Hills in 2013.
I carry a better larder on my horse's croup than a general takes with him when he goes on a march."
I was accustomed to speak of the larder when I lived with papa and mama, and I use the word almost unconsciously.
If I had permitted him, I am satisfied that Traddles would have made a perfect savage of himself, and eaten a plateful of raw meat, to express enjoyment of the repast; but I would hear of no such immolation on the altar of friendship, and we had a course of bacon instead; there happening, by good fortune, to be cold bacon in the larder.
Sancho had recourse to the larder of his alforjas and took out of them what he called the prog; Don Quixote rinsed his mouth and bathed his face, by which cooling process his flagging energies were revived.
Sluger (plural "slugeri"; , ; sometimes also sulger ) was a historical rank traditionally held by boyars in Moldavia and Wallachia, roughly corresponding to a sort of Intendant or Master of the Larder.
The reader will perceive that I am treating the subject rather from an economic than a dietetic point of view, and he will not venture to put my abstemiousness to the test unless he has a well stocked larder.
They dismounted, and Sancho stowed away his larder in a room of which the landlord gave him the key.

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