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noun, plural Del·mon·i·cos.
  1. club steak.
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Origin of Delmonico1

after L. Delmonico
Also called Delmonico steak.


  1. Lorenzo,1813–81, U.S. restaurateur, born in Switzerland.
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  • Floyd and the professor are to lunch at Delmonico's with some literary men.

    Floyd Grandon's Honor

    Amanda Minnie Douglas

  • Then they visited some of the great stores, and then lunched at Delmonico's.

    Cricket at the Seashore

    Elizabeth Westyn Timlow

  • Soon got to be "among those present" at the Sherry and Delmonico balls.

    A Gentleman's Gentleman

    F. Hopkinson Smith

  • We'll drive down to Delmonico's now and have something there, won't we, Orrin?

    Sister Carrie

    Theodore Dreiser

  • About nine o'clock they adjourned to Delmonico's and ordered ices and cake.

    Chester Rand

    Horatio Alger, Jr