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ˈstʌf ɪŋstuff·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stuffing, dressingnoun

    a mixture of seasoned ingredients used to stuff meats and vegetables

  2. stuffingnoun

    padding put in mattresses and cushions and upholstered furniture

Wiktionary

  1. stuffingnoun

    The matter used to stuff flexible hollow objects such as pillows and turkeys.

  2. stuffingnoun

    Any of many food items used to stuff another

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stuffing

    of Stuff

  2. Stuffingnoun

    that which is used for filling anything; as, the stuffing of a saddle or cushion

  3. Stuffingnoun

    any seasoning preparation used to stuff meat; especially, a composition of bread, condiments, spices, etc.; forcemeat; dressing

  4. Stuffingnoun

    a mixture of oil and tallow used in softening and dressing leather

Freebase

  1. Stuffing

    In cooking, stuffing or filling is an edible substance or mixture, often a starch, used to fill a cavity in another food item. Many foods may be stuffed, including meats, vegetables, and egg. Turkey stuffing usually consists of bread crumbs or cubes, dried bread, with onion, celery, salt, pepper, and other spices and herbs such as summer savoury, sage, or a mixture like poultry seasoning. Croutons are sometimes used. The term stuffing usually applies to the substance when it is placed into the bird, while dressing is usually used when cooked outside.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. stuffing

    Packing of cargo into a container. See also unstuffing.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stuffing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stuffing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of stuffing in a Sentence

  1. Olena Osipov of iFOODreal.com:

    Boneless turkey breast roast is the perfect main entrée if you are feeding a smaller crowd over the holidays, this method of stuffing the turkey breast with garlic, then rubbing it with fresh herbs is a nod to my Ukrainian roots where Mom cooked roasts the same way. They always turned out flavorful and this does, too.

  2. Callum Gale:

    I've heard of drones being used before, but not a lot. To be honest the most common method I've heard of smuggling drugs into prisons is by stuffing them into tennis balls and hitting them over.

  3. Marc Brouillard:

    Early on Saturday morning a CRA( Canadian Revenue Agency) portal was directly targeted with a large amount of traffic using a botnet to attempt to attack the services through credential stuffing, out of an abundance of caution the Canadian Revenue Agency portal was shut down to contain the attack and implement measures to protect Canadian Revenue Agency services.

  4. Callum Gale:

    People use all sorts of different methods to smuggle prohibited items into prisons, i've heard of drones being used before, but not a lot. To be honest the most common method I've heard of smuggling drugs into prisons is by stuffing them into tennis balls and hitting them over.

  5. Brad Bushman:

    You know, rather than venting anger or stuffing it inside, turning down the heat is the best approach.

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