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Princeton's WordNet

  1. steaknoun

    a slice of meat cut from the fleshy part of an animal or large fish

Wiktionary

  1. steaknoun

    A slice of beef, broiled or cut for broiling.

  2. steaknoun

    By extension, a slice of meat of other large animals; as venison steak, bear steak, pork steak, turtle steak.

  3. Etymology: From steik.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Steaknoun

    A slice of flesh broiled or fried; a collop.

    Etymology: styck, Islandick and Erse, a piece; steka, Swedish, to boil.

    The surgeon protested he had cured him very well, and offered to eat the first stake of him. Tatler.

    Fair ladies who contrive
    To feast on ale and steaks. Jonathan Swift.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Steakverb

    a slice of beef, broiled, or cut for broiling; -- also extended to the meat of other large animals; as, venison steak; bear steak; pork steak; turtle steak

  2. Etymology: [OE. steike, Icel. steik, akin to Icel. steikja to roast, stikna to be roasted or scorched, and E. stick, the steak being broiled on a spit. See Stick, v. t.]

Freebase

  1. Steak

    A steak is generally a cut of meat or fish cut perpendicular to the muscle fibers, or of fish cut perpendicular to the spine. Meat steaks are usually grilled, pan-fried, or broiled, while fish steaks may also be baked. Steak can also be meat cooked in sauce, such as steak and kidney pie, or minced meat formed into a steak shape, such as Salisbury steak and hamburger steak. Without qualification, the word "steak" generally refers to beefsteak. Steaks from other animals are usually qualified as, e.g., 'swordfish steak' or 'venison steak'.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Steak

    stāk, n. a slice of meat (esp. beef) broiled, or for broiling. [Prob. Ice. steik, steikja, to broil.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of steak in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of steak in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of steak in a Sentence

  1. Josh Pikoff:

    >( CNN) The lights were on and tables set at Frog The Bull on Friday, as the restaurant in Austin, Texas, welcomed back customers to its dining areaIt was already an unforgettable day for owner David Fernandez, who for weeks had looked forward to reopening after the coronavirus stay-at-home order was lifted. But one customer's welcome back gift made the restaurant's return even more special for David Fernandez and his employees. A man and his family, who had visited the restaurant before, on Friday ordered a filet mignon, scallops, grilled steak and other items. The check came out to a hefty $ 337. But then the customer asked his server to double charge him. The server, 18-year-old Josh Pikoff, had never received such a request, so Josh Pikoff brought out David Fernandez to help. Read More david Fernandez said,' yes. ' But after the customer received his updated check with the double charge, he then added a $ 300 tip for Josh Pikoff and another $ 1,000.

  2. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    It is only if everyone becomes a vegetarian that reincarnation becomes possible and acceptable. Otherwise, steak lovers cannot be trusted with those who reincarnate as animals.

  3. Allen Campbell:

    So, 80 percent of what they eat is vegetables. [I buy] the freshest vegetables. If it’s not organic, I don’t use it, the other 20 percent is lean meats: grass-fed organic steak, duck every now and then, and chicken. As for fish, I mostly cook wild salmon.

  4. Katie Harley -LRB- right -RRB-:

    He wanted us to introduce things like peanut butter because it’s an allergen, he wanted us to do steak because it’s very nutrient-rich and lean, and we also introduced her to a bunch of fruits and veggies. There was a whole list.

  5. Mark Ostrowski:

    I'd never thought I would buy steak online, but I'm buying steak online, people really need to keep track of their footprint and go through and delete accounts, remove credit cards, move personal information off a lot of these things after they do their purchasing — especially if it's a one-time type purchase.

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