- a blood sausage (boudin noir) or sometimes a white sausage (boudin blanc), made of chicken, pork, or veal.
Origin of boudin
1795–1805, Americanism; < Louisiana French, French: sausage; Old French, of obscure origin
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Examples from the Web for boudin
In 2003, Boudin was released; by 2008 she had landed a coveted teaching position at an Ivy League university.
Boudin was present, but escaped the explosion and evaded capture.
Or the boudin may be packed into jars, and sliced or cut into dice and sautéed when cold.American Cookery
Boudin in French signifies a pudding, in Creole it also signifies the belly."Gombo Zhbes"
They were well-known medical men of the city, Drs Pinault and Boudin.
Dr Boudin prescribed an emetic, which produced good effects.
Dr Boudin had said the invalid might have gooseberry syrup with seltzer water.
- a French version of a black pudding
- Eugène (øʒɛn). 1824–98, French painter: one of the first French landscape painters to paint in the open air; a forerunner of impressionism
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