Definition of Scotch egg in English:

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Scotch egg

Pronunciation: /ˌskäCH ˈeɡ/

noun

A hard-boiled egg enclosed in sausage meat, rolled in breadcrumbs, and fried.
Example sentences
  • I don't really miss any English food when I'm in Los Angeles, apart from maybe a nice Scotch egg down my local pub.
  • He is doing a roaring trade in excellent meat pies, a range of scrumptious sausages and the most authentic Scotch eggs we have tried, Scotland included.
  • I had a couple of glasses of sparkling mineral water and a few mini Scotch eggs, and pretended to be interested in what was going on.

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Syllabification: Scotch egg

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