noun Northern and North Midland U.S.
a meal of meat and vegetables, as of corned beef, cabbage, and potatoes, prepared by boiling.
Words nearby boiled dinner
Origin of boiled dinner
An Americanism dating back to 1795–1805
Also called New England boiled dinner.
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