any of several tomato plant varieties bearing fruit of large size with especially meaty flesh.
the fruit of such a plant.
- Beef stroganoff
stroganoff made with strips of beef. Contemporary Examples Yesterday a woman in the second row offered me a beef stroganoff. James Corden Talks About Improv and ‘One Man, Two Guvnors’ Janice Kaplan May 15, 2012 noun a dish of thin strips of beef cooked with onions, mushrooms, and seasonings, served in a sour-cream sauce noun […]
- Beef tea
Chiefly British, beef bouillon. a broth made either by straining water in which bits of lean beef have been cooked or by dissolving beef extract in hot water. Historical Examples She loves having a fuss made of her, beef tea—chicken—jelly with whipped cream—and fires in her bedroom, little Sybarite. I’ll Leave It To You Noel […]
- Beef tomato
noun a very large fleshy variety of tomato Also called beefsteak tomato
- Beef up
an act or instance of strengthening or reinforcing. the flesh of a cow, steer, or bull raised and killed for its meat. an adult cow, steer, or bull raised for its meat. Informal. brawn; muscular strength. strength; power. weight, as of a person. human flesh. Slang. a complaint. an argument or dispute. Slang. to complain; […]