a cut of beef for broiling, pan-frying, etc.
Mr. Tuxbury would have helped the guests to beefsteak, and the rest of the family would have preferred the warmed-up veal stew.
Jane Field Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
I guessed everything I could think of, from cookies to beefsteak, and gave up.
Eben Holden Irving Bacheller
“Then I’ll take the beefsteak and never mind the nourishment,” declared Jane, who was not particularly fond of beans.
The Meadow-Brook Girls by the Sea Janet Aldridge
“If there is, make it, and you shall have the beefsteak when you get back,” Martha promised him.
Red Pepper Burns Grace S. Richmond
A sound jolting and change of air will produce wonders, and make me look once more upon a beefsteak with appetite.
The Life and Correspondence of Sir Isaac Brock Ferdinand Brock Tupper
I can still taste that beefsteak we got the other night at Rockland.
Jim Spurling, Fisherman Albert Walter Tolman
I often saw the same waiter afterwards at the hotel; and he never saw me without laughing, and exclaiming, “beefsteak!”
A Practical Illustration of Woman’s Right to Labor Marie E. Zakrzewska
It took me about five minutes to get that beefsteak out of his head.
The Angel and the Author – and Others Jerome K. Jerome
As for beefsteak, it cannot compare with a luscious cut of moosemeat, the epicurean delight of the Northwest.
On the Edge of the Arctic Harry Lincoln Sayler
“Get me a couple of bottles of brandy and a beefsteak,” said Dick.
Rookwood William Harrison Ainsworth
a piece of beef that can be grilled, fried, etc, cut from any lean part of the animal
also beef-steak, 1711, from beef (n.) + steak.
- Beefsteak begonia
an ornamental plant, Begonia erythrophylla, having light-pink flowers and nearly round, thick, fleshy leaves that are red on the underside.
- Beefsteak mushroom
an edible bracket fungus, Fistulina hepatica, that grows on trees and can rot the heartwood of living oaks and chestnuts. Historical Examples On the way back, Mrs. Vernon showed the scouts the earmarks of the beefsteak mushroom. Girl Scouts in the Adirondacks Lillian Elizabeth Roy To his great joy, Pike recognized it at once as […]
- Beefsteak tomato
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 […]