Definition of 'beef'
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As well as chicken carcasses, the broth can be made from fish and beef bones. The Sun (2016)Participants are also beefing up ranger and police forces with extra equipment, funding and numbers to target poaching. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It might be nice to sit down and have a glass of wine with this amazing roast beef on a Sunday. Times, Sunday Times (2017)From 2017 it will sell only British lamb and bacon following an earlier chicken and beef pledge. The Sun (2016)The beef was about the terms writers were signing up to. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Trim the beef fillet of any sinew. Times, Sunday Times (2007)So that the rest of the world in its growing affluence can eat beef. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Extra helpings of beef stew and mash mean savings on the gas bill. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We both had roast beef from the trolley. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The only food choice was chicken curry or beef curry. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Freeze the beef for about an hour until stiff. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Did you see the price of fillet of beef last week? The Sun (2013)One eats endless beef and is so bored one could scream. A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)It is also beefing up its management. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But was it really anything to beef about? The Sun (2010)It has also beefed up its website security. The Sun (2014)The beef stew was little better. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Transfer the pan to the oven and roast the beef for 50 minutes for rare. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His specialities include fillet of beef with aubergine, red pepper and plum tomatoes. Times, Sunday Times (2007)One eats endless beef and is so bored one could scream You envy us? A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)That night, we feast on beef stew beneath two oil lamps. The Sun (2014)It's about as foreign as roast beef. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'beef'
British English: beef /biːf/ NOUN
Beef is the meat of a cow, bull, or ox.
- American English: beef
- Arabic: لـَحْم البَقَر
- Brazilian Portuguese: carne bovina
- Chinese: 牛肉
- Croatian: govedina
- Czech: hovězí
- Danish: oksekød
- Dutch: rundvlees
- European Spanish: carne de vaca
- Finnish: naudanliha
- French: bœuf
- German: Rindfleisch
- Greek: μοσχάρι
- Italian: manzo
- Japanese: 牛肉
- Korean: 쇠고기
- Norwegian: oksekjøtt
- Polish: wołowina
- European Portuguese: carne de bovino
- Romanian: carne de vacă
- Russian: говядина
- Spanish: carne de vaca
- Swedish: oxkött
- Thai: เนื้อวัว
- Turkish: sığır eti
- Ukrainian: яловичина
- Vietnamese: thịt bò
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