“Music is a competition,” remarked Kreayshawn, another female MC who was recently embroiled in a beef with Azealia Banks.
In April, the new democratically elected South Korean President, Lee Myung Bak lifted a ban on imported American beef.
It is now illegal to import (or even hand carry for personal consumption) any Japanese beef.
This miniaturized gym routine enabled the scientists to grow usable quantities of bovine muscle—otherwise known as beef.
Forget campaign wars—the beef between McCain campaign manager Steve Schmidt and Sarah Palin is just getting started.
Saxe Gotha responded to the greeting with a puppy gambol, and devoured the beef with gusto.
Chickens and turkeys, and surlines and ribs of beef, and sech truck!
What a delightful thing if the English would make other kinds of sausages as well as their beef and pork ones!
Could he not, moreover, kill and skin an animal and sell the beef as his own?
Our mess had laid in a supply early in the morning: six chickens, a beef and a goose was our stock for eight men.
c.1300, from Old French buef "ox; beef; ox hide" (11c., Modern French boeuf), from Latin bovem (nominative bos, genitive bovis) "ox, cow," from PIE root *gwou- "cow, ox, bull" (see cow (n.)). Original plural was beeves.
"to complain," slang, 1888, American English, from noun meaning "complaint" (1880s). The noun meaning "argument" is recorded from 1930s. The origin and signification are unclear; perhaps it traces to the common late 19c. complaint of U.S. soldiers about the quantity or quality of beef rations.