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Synonyms for meatball

a large, ungainly, and dull-witted person

Words related to meatball

ground meat formed into a ball and fried or simmered in broth

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Consumers are urged to check their freezers for the recalled meatball packages.
You go to IKEA for a plate full of meatballs, and accidentally come away with [pounds sterling]250-worth of flatpack bookcases and a tealight.
If you're a fan of tapas or Spanish cuisine, you'll be familiar with a Spanish meatball, or Albondigas as they are commonly known.
Think of The Meatball Benedict as a foot-long Subway Meatball Marinara sub with cheese, "enhanced" with half a stick of melted butter.
You are probably wondering how you can have so many varieties of meatball! According to the article "14 Turkish KE[micro]fte (Meatball) Dishes Worth Trying," the diversity of the meatballs can be found in the following: "The minced meat used: lamb or calf"; "The onion: grated or chopped"; "The cooking style: fried, grilled or baked"; "Variety and preferences in spices"; "Type and amount of oil or butter used for frying"; and the "amount of the fat the meat has."
It's saving us a lot of money and labor hours throughout our seven locations." - Mike Cerulli, Controller and chief ball-counter at The Meatball Shop
The present study aimed to apply a PCR-RFLP method using cytochrome b gene that has already confirmed for pork detection in meatball products on a laboratory scale (Erwanto et al., 2012) to the specific identification of pork in meatballs from commercial meatball shops in Indonesian local markets.
Cook frozen meatballs as directed, but increase oven time to 35 minutes.
Dubai: Swedish meatballs at Ikea's company stores in the UAE do not contain horsemeat from a tainted batch of the foodstuffs in Europe, an official told Gulf News yesterday from Ikea Group offices in Sweden.
Just one meatball, big and bursting with flavour, is all it takes to make a meal.
Summary: Daniel Holzman is planning to open meatball eateries in New York, a niche he helped to create in a city that's mad for hamburgers.
But he always had fond memories of making meatballs with his grandmother, so several years ago he decided to make the move from designer clothing to designing the perfect meatball.
London, November 2 (ANI): An American restaurant has claimed space in the Guinness Book of World Records after creating the world's largest meatball weighing 222.5 pounds.
Scan Foods, one of Sweden's most famous food brands celebrates its 10th anniversary in the UK with the relaunch of its new product packaging as well as the launch of the new mini and deli meatball ranges.
But no matter where you are, or which culinary tradition you're choosing to explore, the basic form of a meatball offers both incredible utility and flavorful possibilities.