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drisheen (drɪˈʃiːn Pronunciation for drisheen



  1. (Irish) a pudding made of sheep's intestines filled with meal and sheep's blood

Word Origin

C20: from Irish Gaelic drisín an animal's intestines

Example Sentences Including 'drisheen'

Well, my wife had never seen a drisheen , and when she opened the box it stood up and stretched itself.
Keane, Molly & Phipps, Sally Molly Keane's Ireland


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