plum pudding(redirected from plum puddings)
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A rich boiled or steamed pudding made with flour, suet, raisins, currants, citron, and spices.
(Cookery) (in Britain) a dark brown rich boiled or steamed pudding made with flour, suet, sugar, and dried fruit
a rich pudding made with suet, raisins, citron, spices, etc., and steamed or boiled.
plum pudding- So named because it was originally made with plums—the word was retained to denote "raisin," which became the main ingredient.
See also related terms for plum.