from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A highly seasoned smoked pork sausage.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A seasoned pork sausage, normally purchased ready cooked
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A kind of dried sausage.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A highly seasoned dried sausage, originally made of brains, but now of young pork salted.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a ready-cooked and highly seasoned pork sausage
Those Camden years of mine, only option was saveloy, I almost starved.
And when I bought those horrible little overdyed red saveloy thingees at the butcher, no one had any idea what the “cheerio” was that I asked for but instead offered me “little boys” – sigh
The lardy Deputy Prime Minister might have the body of a saveloy but in the department where it matters he is a chipolata, she recorded in her diaries.
The noise of footsteps on the creaking stairs, a few minutes after the occurrence of this conversation, roused the merry old gentleman as he sat over the fire with a saveloy and a small loaf in his hand; a pocket – knife in his right; and a pewter pot on the trivet.
What would they say, who made so light of money, if they could know how I had scraped my halfpence together, for the purchase of my daily saveloy and beer, or my slices of pudding?
It's a saveloy bright red sausage dipped in the sort of batter that's used in fish-n-chips, and deep fried.
Because while 17-year-old Nick Bollea hasn't inherited his father's premature balding or weirdly saveloy-style arms, but he does seem to have inherited Hulk's need for danger.
And a formidable one at that – it's Hulk Hogan, who for two decades was the leading proponent of ripping flimsy T-shirts open, pretending to be deaf and flexing his saveloy-style arms in slow-motion to the sound of copyright-free hard rock music on VHS compilation tapes.
We can't imagine why Linda Bollea is divorcing the bald, long-haired, bleach-blond, handlebar-moustachioed, saveloy-armed, grunting play-fighter Hulk Hogan, but the sad truth of the matter is that she is.
"Half a pound of sausages and two saveloy dips, Mr. Braidford."
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