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 ?
They went boating on the harbor and up the three pretty rivers that flowed into it; they had clambakes on the bar and mussel-bakes on the rocks; they picked strawberries on the sand-dunes; they went out cod-fishing with Captain Jim; they shot plover in the shore fields and wild ducks in the cove--at least, the men did.
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The longer mitt offers extra protection when reaching across a hot barbecue grill, removing steamed shellfish from a clambake, or grabbing ears of freshly grilled corn.
She made an appearance in Elvis Presley's 1971 movie Clambake.
6: New England: Perfect for UK visitors because of the comparatively short flight time, New England has so much to offer the British visitor: familiar place names combine with a beautiful coastline; lots of activities, from yachting to canoeing, cycling to whale watching, hiking to golfing; sophisticated shopping and a warm welcome; generous meals - enjoy a clambake in summer - and interesting festivals.
Any one of these would be theme enough for an intellectual clambake.
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