Cf. F. boudin
black pudding, sausage, L. botulus
, a sausage, G. & Sw. pudding
pudding, Dan. podding
, LG. puddig
thick, stumpy, W. poten
, also E. pod
- 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.
And solid pudding against empty praise.
- Anything resembling, or of the softness and consistency of, pudding.
- An intestine; especially, an intestine stuffed with meat, etc.; a sausage.
- Any food or victuals.
Eat your pudding, slave, and hold your tongue.
- (Naut.) Same as Puddening.
Mars, that still protects the stout,
In pudding time came to his aid.