Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

WATCH "Lumbersexual"

Harvard beets

noun

cut-up beets cooked in vinegar, sugar, butter, and cornstarch

Word Origin

said to have been created by a Harvard student or be so-named because of the beets' color being the Harvard color or be a corruption of the name of a tavern in England named Harwood

Usage Note

cooking

Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for harpaxophobia

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for harpaxophobia