turtle soup


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Noun1.turtle soup - soup usually made of the flesh of green turtlesturtle soup - soup usually made of the flesh of green turtles
soup - liquid food especially of meat or fish or vegetable stock often containing pieces of solid food
Translations
حساء أحد أنواع السَّلاحِف
želví polévka
skildpaddesuppe
teknõsbékaleves
skjaldbökusúpa
polievka z korytnačky
kaplumbağa çorbası

turtle

noun
a kind of large tortoise, especially one living in water.
ˈturtle-neck noun
(a garment, especially a sweater, with) a high round neck. He was wearing a turtleneck; (also adjective) a turtle-neck sweater.
turtle soup
soup made from the flesh of a type of turtle.
References in classic literature ?
Mr friend Mr Bounderby could never see any difference between leaving the Coketown 'hands' exactly as they were, and requiring them to be fed with turtle soup and venison out of gold spoons.
It's the thing Mock Turtle Soup is made from,' said the Queen.
You don't expect to be set up in a coach and six, and to be fed on turtle soup and venison, with a gold spoon, as a good many of 'em do
I see traces of the turtle soup, and venison, and gold spoon in this.
It was composed of turtle soup made of the most delicate hawks bills, of a surmullet served with puff paste
We refreshed ourselves with a tin of mock- turtle soup and wine from the neighbouring pantry.
For the cabin, raw bonita native style, turtle soup, omelette a la Samoset--"
It shows the 25 men present dined on foie gras, turtle soup, mixed grill and crepes suzette.
Over the course of two summers, 128,000 cans of turtle soup were produced, but an alarming drop in numbers meant the business was no longer economically worthwhile.
He once served up turtle soup to President Roosevelt and enjoyed tucking into a good Indian curry.
Winston Churchill enjoyed curry, led Britain to victory on liquid diet and fed turtle soup to President Roosevelt
While shooting Season 3 this spring, Balfe claimed that Heughan is responsible for a bruise on her leg that she sustained while filming the turtle soup scene.