American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A paste made from ground roasted peanuts.
GNU Webster's 1913
- A paste made by mixing ground fresh roasted peanuts with a small quantity of water or oil, and used chiefly as a relish on sandwiches, etc.
- n. a spread made from ground peanuts
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“She spread peanut butter and jelly on the whole wheat bread and cut the sandwiches into triangles — Jake called them “tragadals,” and insisted on them.”
“Peanut Butter Finger: a ½-inch-wide slice of a peanut butter and jelly sandwich with no crust”
“But in the pantry she found dried fruits and jarred delicacies that could be eaten as they were, and large stocks of two of her favorite foods — Peter Pan peanut butter and semisweet Dove chocolate.”
“Finger Sandwiches: two 1-inch-wide cubes of peanut butter and jelly sandwiches”
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“He put mayo on one slice of bread and crunchy peanut butter on the other and stacked the salami and pickles together into a thick pregnant-woman's sandwich.”
“Pop-Tart wrappers lay scattered across the counter with an open jar of peanut butter beside them.”
“Five seconds later he was slathering peanut butter on top of the purple-and-white-swirled frosting.”
“She watched as we smeared peanut butter on the button she was supposed to push and then led the entire flock into a smothering jam-up in the back corner.”
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