prime ribs

or prime rib


noun (used with a plural verb)

a serving of the roasted ribs and meat from a prime cut of beef.

Nearby words

  1. prime mover,
  2. prime number,
  3. prime number theorem,
  4. prime of life,
  5. prime rate,
  6. prime the pump,
  7. prime time,
  8. prime vertical,
  9. primely,
  10. primer

Origin of prime ribs

First recorded in 1955–60

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