from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To insert something foreign into: interlarded the narrative with witty remarks.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Bloat or embellish (something) by including (often minor and extraneous) details at regular intervals.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To place lard or bacon amongst; to mix, as fat meat with lean.
- transitive v. Hence: To insert between; to mix or mingle; especially, to introduce that which is foreign or irrelevant.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. introduce one's writing or speech with certain expressions
Middle English interlarden, to mix fat into, from Old French entrelarder : entre-, between (from Latin inter-; see inter-) + larder, to lard (from lard, lard; see lard).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From the literal sense of “to intersperse with alternate layers of lard (and/or other fats)”, existing since Middle English, from French entrelarder, from entre-, “inter-” + larder, “to lard”. (Wiktionary)