Definition of 'mutton'
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Example sentences containing 'mutton'
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Do your homework before presenting ministers with mutton dressed as lamb. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Which celebrity do you think is mutton dressed as lamb? The Sun (2011)The last thing you want to do is look like the dreaded mutton dressed as lamb. The Sun (2013)But my wife supports my mutton chops. The Sun (2010)There were some mutton bones lying about. The Tales of Beatrix Potter (1930)Sheep are reared all over this area and lamb and mutton are therefore used in many dishes. Cheap Eats Guide to Europe 1994 (1993)But he admits that his own mutton chops were not really up to the job. The Sun (2012)Or is this a case of lamb dressed as mutton? The Sun (2008)Please could you advise me on what to wear without looking like mutton dressed as lamb? Times, Sunday Times (2009)No one talks any more about mutton dressed as lamb. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It turned out that mutton birds like to nest under the wooden deck. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He is lamb dressed as mutton. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It enjoyed beef and mutton best. Caves and Cave Life (1993)You won't find me trying to dress mutton up as lamb. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There's already too much mutton dressed as lamb about. The Sun (2013)A pair of incipient mutton chops sprouts on his cheeks. Times, Sunday Times (2007)How do I wear a leather skirt and not look mutton? Times, Sunday Times (2013)I was left alone with my mutton bones, hideously conspicuous. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A Nisa spokesman said it changed suppliers after the discovery of beef in mutton products. The Sun (2015)
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Translations for 'mutton'
British English: mutton /ˈmʌtn/ NOUN
Mutton is meat from an adult sheep.
...a leg of mutton.
- American English: mutton
- Arabic: لَـحمُ الضَّأنِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: carne de carneiro
- Chinese: 羊肉
- Croatian: ovčetina
- Czech: skopové
- Danish: fårekød
- Dutch: schaap
- European Spanish: añojo
- Finnish: lampaanliha
- French: mouton viande
- German: Hammelfleisch
- Greek: πρόβειο κρέας
- Italian: montone
- Japanese: マトン
- Korean: 양 고기
- Norwegian: fårekjøtt
- Polish: baranina
- European Portuguese: carne de carneiro
- Romanian: carne de oaie
- Russian: баранина
- Spanish: carne de oveja
- Swedish: fårkött
- Thai: เนื้อแกะ
- Turkish: koyun eti
- Ukrainian: баранина
- Vietnamese: thịt cừu
Definition of mutton from the Collins English Dictionary
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