pressed duck

  1. a cooked duck sprinkled with red wine and then pressed in a device (duck press ) so that the juices can be collected and served as a sauce over the breast meat and legs.

Words Nearby pressed duck Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use pressed duck in a sentence

  • A pale man sat alone in a corner eating pressed duck with greedy avidity.

    December Love | Robert Hichens
  • Even the theatrical ceremony over his pressed duck could not spoil its flavour.

    Nights | Elizabeth Robins Pennell