from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A soup made with rice and thickened with flour, enriched with veal, chicken, or mutton stock.
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Mine end up being much more of a rice-soup than a porridge.
The rice-soup, our every-day fare, was, on this occasion, followed by fawn cutlets broiled on the embers, accompanied by potatoes.
A little rice-soup, however, and a night's rest, put him all right again.
"I am safe for rice-soup, at all events," soliloquised he, "but I think