clambake


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clam·bake

 (klăm′bāk′)
n.
1. A seashore picnic where clams, fish, corn, and other foods are traditionally baked on heated stones covered with seaweed.
2. A dish consisting of clams and other seafood mixed with other ingredients, especially corn and potatoes, and then boiled or steamed in a large pot.
3. Informal A noisy or lively party or gathering.

clambake

(ˈklæmˌbeɪk)
n
1. (Cookery) a picnic, often by the sea, at which clams, etc, are baked
2. an informal party

clam•bake

(ˈklæmˌbeɪk)

n.
1. a seaside picnic at which clams and other seafood are baked, traditionally on hot stones under a covering of seaweed.
2. a noisy social gathering.
[1825–35, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clambake - a cookout at the seashore where clams and fish and other foods are cooked--usually on heated stones covered with seaweedclambake - a cookout at the seashore where clams and fish and other foods are cooked--usually on heated stones covered with seaweed
cookout - an informal meal cooked and eaten outdoors
Translations

clambake

[ˈklæmbeɪk] N (US) (Culin) → merienda f en la playa or en el campo (en la que se cocinan y comen almejas) (= party) → fiesta f

clambake

n (US) → Muschelessen ntam Strand; (inf: = party) → Fete f (inf)
References in classic literature ?
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