sausage roll


British a roll of sausage meat in pastry


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Example sentences from the Web for sausage roll

  • He was almost trembling; and that lump of sausage-roll had stuck half-way, and made breathing painful work.

    Tales of Mean Streets|Arthur Morrison
  • He bought a sausage-roll, and him and the dog ate it between 'em.

    The Understudy|W.W. Jacobs
  • While he was fanning, Neddy was still conscious of the lump of sausage-roll in his chest.

    Tales of Mean Streets|Arthur Morrison
  • He ate a sausage-roll and a piece of the admonitory jam-tart, listening keenly for sounds of Mrs. Bindle descending the stairs.

    Mrs. Bindle|Hebert Jenkins