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milk pudding

noun
1.
(mainly Brit) a hot or cold pudding made by boiling or baking milk with a grain, esp rice
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  • Those who are away from home all day, and who take their food to their work may have some kind of milk pudding at this meal.

  • On the third day the villagers, friends and relatives are treated to a luncheon of rice and milk pudding.

  • There's a round of beef to roast, miss, and fruit to stew, and a milk pudding to make.

    Anxious Audrey Mabel Quiller-Couch
  • If there is skimmed milk on hand the possibility of using it in a milk pudding should be considered.

  • I wish Mary did not look so much like a milk pudding, she went on; a raisinless milk pudding—so sane, so formless, so uneventful.

    The Confounding of Camelia Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  • But any milk pudding, as I now know, has a most vicious habit of cleaving to the dish in which it was cooked.

  • He threw my letters into my milk pudding, and then turned to a waitress and whispered.

    In a German Pension Katherine Mansfield
  • (b) milk pudding and stewed fruit; small piece of cheese and biscuit.

  • On the fifth day, at his morning meal, Bhavani passed by the curds and the milk pudding without touching them.

    Stories from Tagore Rabindranath Tagore

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