Definition of scrambled egg in English:

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scrambled egg


[mass noun]
1 (also scrambled eggs) A dish of eggs prepared by beating them with a little liquid and then cooking and stirring gently.
Example sentences
  • A breakfast pizza, for those who have never had the pleasure, is a small ordinary frozen pizza with scrambled eggs and bacon, sausage, or gravy on top.
  • Breakfasts ranged from spinach frittata to scrambled eggs, sausage patties and bagels to fresh blueberry rolls.
  • Gee how early did you get up to be able to prepare the pancakes, scrambled eggs, bacon and fried rice?
2 informal Gold braid on a military officer’s cap: a thug with ribbon on his chest and scrambled egg on his cap
More example sentences
  • The third aspect of my astonishment concerned the utter drivel the men with scrambled egg on their hats allow their hired hand to send to normally respectable newspapers.

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