marmalade

Part of speech: noun

A preserve of bitter or acid fruits with sugar.

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Usage examples "marmalade":

  1. " And you'll just do what Doctor Corney tells you; and set your mind on rashers of curly fat bacon and sweetly smoking coffee, toast, hot cakes, marmalade, and damson- jam. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
  2. He was holding a seven- pound tin of marmalade above my head; engrossed in conversation he allowed the tin to tilt - need I say more? - "Coming of Age: 1939-1946", John Cox.
  3. Did you ever try it with marmalade? - "A Question of Marriage", Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey.