Definition of interlard in English:

interlard

Line breaks: inter|lard
Pronunciation: /ɪntəˈlɑːd
 
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verb

[with object] (interlard something with)
  • Intersperse or embellish speech or writing with different material: a compendium of advertisements and reviews, interlarded with gossip
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    • Written with erudition and firm, if sometimes quirky, opinion, the book is interlarded with humor and acerbic comment.

Origin

late Middle English (in the sense 'mix with alternate layers of fat'): from French entrelarder, from entre- 'between' + larder 'to lard'.

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