Origin of stirabout
Words nearby stirabout
How to use stirabout in a sentence
Sometimes they are pounded when quite dry into a sort of meal, and with water added to them, are made into a kind of stirabout.Popular Adventure Tales|Mayne Reid
In Derry porridge or stirabout always takes the plural: 'Have you dished them yet?'English As We Speak It in Ireland|P. W. Joyce
I went and broke the sad news to Patsey Mike, who was mixing stirabout at the time.
Oatmeal porridge or stirabout was in very general use, especially for children.A Reading Book in Irish History|P. W. Joyce
Thomas Granahan, the grandfather, is seated at fire place and has evidently just finished his stirabout.The Turn of the Road|Rutherford Mayne