In April, the new democratically elected South Korean President, Lee Myung Bak lifted a ban on imported American beef.
This miniaturized gym routine enabled the scientists to grow usable quantities of bovine muscle—otherwise known as beef.
She would cook all these 1950s dishes like beef Wellington, scalloped potatoes.
The government needs to stop borrowing, start saving, and beef up socioeconomic programs.
You care about where your eggs and beef and lettuce come from, but what about your pot?
Saxe Gotha responded to the greeting with a puppy gambol, and devoured the beef with gusto.
A roast of beef meant a visit, in Dr. Ed's modest-paying clientele.
What a delightful thing if the English would make other kinds of sausages as well as their beef and pork ones!
Falling in with an American in the Bay of Biscay, we got a barrel of beef which lasted us in.
Our mess had laid in a supply early in the morning: six chickens, a beef and a goose was our stock for eight men.
c.1300, from Old French buef "ox; beef; ox hide" (11c., Modern French boeuf), from Latin bovem (nominative bos, genitive bovis) "ox, cow," from PIE root *gwou- "cow, ox, bull" (see cow (n.)). Original plural was beeves.
"to complain," slang, 1888, American English, from noun meaning "complaint" (1880s). The noun meaning "argument" is recorded from 1930s. The origin and signification are unclear; perhaps it traces to the common late 19c. complaint of U.S. soldiers about the quantity or quality of beef rations.