porridge

Part of speech: noun

A soft food as of meal or flour boiled in water or milk.

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Usage examples "porridge":

  1. He strutted up and down in front of Phil, with a look of inordinate pride on his big, porridge- soft, Simple Simon face. - "The Spoilers of the Valley", Robert Watson.
  2. The mother distributed the porridge and gave each a spoon but she looked anxious. - "The Children's Book of Christmas Stories", Various.
  3. It was the story of the Three Bears they were playing, and there they all were, the Big Bear and the Middle- Sized Bear and the Littlest Bear, with their bowls of porridge and their beds made by putting two chairs together. - "Four Little Blossoms and Their Winter Fun", Mabel C. Hawley.