noun, plural squabs, (especially collectively for 1) squab.
Origin of squab
Examples from the Web for squab
Remove the squab breasts from the marinade and place on a baking sheet lined with aluminum foil.
Spoon a few dots of jus around the squab and sprinkle a pinch of vadouvan spice onto the plate.
Transfer half of the sauce to a resealable bag and add the squab breasts, turning them to coat.
Not to mention one out of squab, peanut butter and jelly, red quinoa, and karela.‘Chopped’: Why I’m Obsessed with Food Network’s Reality Competition Show|Jace Lacob|April 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Bessy herself lay on a squab, or short sofa, placed under the window.North and South|Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
Even the bawling didn't daunt me, and I adored you when you resembled a squab.Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man|Marie Conway Oemler
The squab that is hatched with one you may have for breakfast.The Harvester|Gene Stratton Porter
Its great prolificacy, strong constitution, quick growth, and large size make it a favorite with squab growers.Our Domestic Birds|John H. Robinson
Or the chicken or squab may be the second course, and an aspic with the salad, the third.Etiquette|Emily Post
British Dictionary definitions for squab
noun plural squabs or squab
- a well-stuffed bolster or cushion
- a sofa