What does sausage mean?

Definitions for sausage
ˈsɔ sɪdʒ; esp. Brit. ˈsɒs ɪdʒsausage

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sausage(noun)

    highly seasoned minced meat stuffed in casings

  2. blimp, sausage balloon, sausage(noun)

    a small nonrigid airship used for observation or as a barrage balloon

Wiktionary

  1. sausage(Noun)

    A food made of ground meat (or meat substitute) and seasoning, packed in a cylindrical casing. Also a length of sausage, or an example of a sausage.

    Etymology: From late sausige, from saussiche (compare Jèrriais ), from salsicia (compare Spanish salchicha, Italian salsiccia), neuter plural of salsicius ‘seasoned with salt’, derivative of salsus ‘salted’, from sal ‘salt’. More at salt.

  2. sausage(Noun)

    A sausage-shaped thing.

    Etymology: From late sausige, from saussiche (compare Jèrriais ), from salsicia (compare Spanish salchicha, Italian salsiccia), neuter plural of salsicius ‘seasoned with salt’, derivative of salsus ‘salted’, from sal ‘salt’. More at salt.

  3. sausage(Noun)

    Penis.

    Etymology: From late sausige, from saussiche (compare Jèrriais ), from salsicia (compare Spanish salchicha, Italian salsiccia), neuter plural of salsicius ‘seasoned with salt’, derivative of salsus ‘salted’, from sal ‘salt’. More at salt.

  4. sausage(Noun)

    A term of endearment

    Etymology: From late sausige, from saussiche (compare Jèrriais ), from salsicia (compare Spanish salchicha, Italian salsiccia), neuter plural of salsicius ‘seasoned with salt’, derivative of salsus ‘salted’, from sal ‘salt’. More at salt.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sausage(noun)

    an article of food consisting of meat (esp. pork) minced and highly seasoned, and inclosed in a cylindrical case or skin usually made of the prepared intestine of some animal

    Etymology: [F. saucisse, LL. salcitia, salsicia, fr. salsa. See Sauce.]

  2. Sausage(noun)

    a saucisson. See Saucisson

    Etymology: [F. saucisse, LL. salcitia, salsicia, fr. salsa. See Sauce.]

Freebase

  1. Sausage

    A sausage is a food usually made from ground meat with a skin around it. Typically, a sausage is formed in a casing traditionally made from intestine, but sometimes synthetic. Some sausages are cooked during processing and the casing may be removed after. Sausage making is a traditional food preservation technique. Sausages may be preserved by curing, drying, or smoking.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sausage

    saw′sāj, n. a gut stuffed with chopped meat salted and seasoned.—n. Sau′sage-poi′soning, poisoning by spoiled sausages. [Fr. saucisse—Low L. salcitia—L. salsus, salted.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. SAUSAGE

    An aftermath of the dog-days.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. sausage

    Is a fascine of more than the usual length; but the principal application of the term is to the apparatus for firing a military mine. This consists of a long bag or pipe of linen, cloth, or leather, from 1 inch to 11⁄2 inch in diameter, and charged with gunpowder. One end is laid in the mine to be exploded; the other is conducted to the galleries to a place where the engineers can fire in safety. The electric spark is now preferred to the saucisson.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sausage in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sausage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of sausage in a Sentence

  1. Tetsuto Miyashita:

    Basically, its like a swimming sausage, its a bag of skin with a lot of muscles in it. They dont have any bones or hard teeth inside them, so its really difficult for them to get preserved into the fossil record.

  2. Mario Ziervogel:

    Earlier it was enough to have Bockwurst, Wiener or Knacker sausages. Now they are out of fashion. Then came Curry-Wurst with skin or skinless, then came chicken sausage. Then a customer came in and asked for a vegetarian sausage.

  3. Ogden Nash, "The Pig":

    The Pig, if I am not mistaken, Supplies us sausage, ham, and Bacon. Let others say his heart is big, I think it stupid of the Pig.

  4. Boa Vista:

    We live off this. We make enough to buy rice, maybe some sausage, but not enough to buy a ticket to Boa Vista.

  5. Mario Ziervogel:

    You have to be flexible and keep up with the trends to have a successful business, earlier it was enough to have Bockwurst, Wiener or Knacker sausages. Now they are out of fashion. Then came Curry-Wurst with skin or skinless, then came chicken sausage. Then a customer came in and asked for a vegetarian sausage.

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