sun-dried


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sun-dried

or sun·dried (sŭn′drīd′)
adj.
Dried in the sun, as tomatoes or bricks.

sun-dried

adj
(Cookery) dried or preserved by exposure to the sun

sun′-dried`



adj.
dried in the sun, as bricks or raisins.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sun-dried - dried naturally by the sun; "sun-dried apricots"
preserved - prevented from decaying or spoiling and prepared for future use
Translations

sun-dried

[ˈsʌndraɪd] ADJsecado al sol

sun-dried

[ˈsʌnˌdraɪd] adjessiccato/a al sole
sun-dried tomatoes → pomodori mpl secchi
References in classic literature ?
Barren sun-dried patches, and little holes and crevices opened here and there by the action of the summer heat, announced that the lawn, like everything else at the farm, had been neglected, in the exclusive attention paid to the claims of the horses.
It was a master surgeon, him that ampytated me--out of college and all--Latin by the bucket, and what not; but he was hanged like a dog, and sun-dried like the rest, at Corso Castle.
Also, one gruesome vision he caught of his own head, sun-dried and smoke-cured, ornamenting the canoe house of a cannibal village.
For even when tranquilly swimming through the mid-day sea in a calm, with his elevated hump sun-dried as a dromedary's in the desert; even then, the whale always carries a small basin of water on his head, as under a blazing sun you will sometimes see a cavity in a rock filled up with rain.
There were overturned wagons like sun-dried bowlders.
The tender tips of the fallen palms were likewise eaten, while the thousands of coconuts were husked and split and sun-dried and smoke-cured into copra to be sold to the next passing trader.
The pound and a half of sun-dried salmon, which was his ration for each day, seemed to go nowhere.
He seemed to be a three-legged creature at first sight, but on coming nearer you would have seen that 'twas really naught but a poorly clad man, who for a freak had covered up his rags with a capul-hide, nothing more nor less than the sun-dried skin of a horse, complete with head, tail, and mane.
A rabbit-skin sleeping-robe, a muzzle-loading rifle, and a few pounds of sun-dried salmon constituted his outfit.
Yes, Sumasai had several hidden ashore, in good condition, sun-dried, and smoke-cured.
Looking the other way, the vast expanse of land gave them a sensation which is given by no view, however extended, in England; the villages and the hills there having names, and the farthest horizon of hills as often as not dipping and showing a line of mist which is the sea; here the view was one of infinite sun-dried earth, earth pointed in pinnacles, heaped in vast barriers, earth widening and spreading away and away like the immense floor of the sea, earth chequered by day and by night, and partitioned into different lands, where famous cities were founded, and the races of men changed from dark savages to white civilised men, and back to dark savages again.
Serves 4-6 Ingredients 125g flour 7g baking powder 45g grated Parmesan cheese, plus extra for sprinkling 1tsp fennel seeds 3 eggs 40g melted butter, cooled 2tbsp double cream 50g sun-dried tomatoes, finely chopped Salt Half tsp black pepper Handful of basil leaves 120g baby tomatoes, leave the stalks on a few Method 1 Preheat the oven to 180C fan/200C/400F/Gas mark 6 and line a 19 x 9cm loaf tin with parchment paper.