Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of gumbo.

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Examples

  • It is also an essential ingredient in gumbos and much West African cooking.

    Horsing Around Down at the Carniceria

  • Eye knobs are still collected illegally by the Cannibal Pantries of the Off-True Archipelago and used in their hideous cork gumbos.

    Genre Fiction

  • Sisko had spent so much time in New Orleans during his life that he imagined he could detect the savory smells of the Cajun and Creole dishes he had grown up eating, and that he relished still: gumbos and jambalayas, étouffées and brochettes, bisques and rémoulades.

    Star Trek: Typhon Pact: Rough Beasts of Empire

  • The event came on the heels of a Securities and Exchange Commission civil suit accusing Goldman and Mr. Tourre of defrauding clients who bought one of the bank's mortgage gumbos.

    Senators Seek, Fail to Get an 'I'm Sorry'

  • Mr. GERALD HORST (Retired Fisheries Expert, Louisiana State University, Author): Families sitting down and eating crawfish and eating frog legs and etouffees, gumbos, creoles, stews - I mean, the fabric of our communities is just so tightly knit in it, so intertwined with natural resource use, that I really worry about the future.

    Gulf Fisheries' Future In Doubt

  • * Hard-shell crabs that are too scrawny to yield good lump crabmeat and are used to provide crab flavor to gumbos and other preparations.

    Thanksgiving Recipes: Dishes From New Orleans

  • Like the gumbos Roahen describes, New Orleans is a mixed-up stew comprised of many disparate ingredients, and yet, when it all comes together it works.

    Archive 2008-04-01

  • *Hard-shell crabs that are too scrawny to yield good lump crabmeat and are used to provide crab flavor to gumbos and other preparations.

    Thanksgiving Recipes: Dishes From New Orleans

  • You put 10 of the gumbos on the checkout counter and the cashier looks at you kind of funny.

    Scripting News for 6/14/2007 « Scripting News Annex

  • You can eat a lot of seafood gumbos that contain meat that will rock your world.

    Author of 'Gumbo Tales'

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