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chopped liver

cooked liver chopped with onions and hard-boiled eggs and seasoned. Unabridged
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Examples from the web for chopped liver
  • Illnesses are also linked to chopped liver made from this product at retail stores.
  • What is important when it comes to chopped liver is chicken fat.
  • Sometimes the topping would be sauteed mushrooms or chopped liver, often with sage.
  • They may not be state of the art, but they're not chopped liver, either.
Contemporary definitions for chopped liver

chicken livers, chopped with hard boiled eggs and sauteed onions

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Slang definitions & phrases for chopped liver

chopped liver

noun phrase

An insignificant person or thing; nothing •Often in the negative: We have spent $25 million to adapt. And that isn't chopped liver/ It ain't chopped liver/ I'm not chopped liver. I feel too good to retire/ What the hell is the faculty lounge? Chopped liver? (1930s+)

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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