leftovers


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left·o·ver

 (lĕft′ō′vər)
adj.
Remaining as an unused portion or amount.
n.
1. A remnant or an unused portion.
2. leftovers Food remaining from a previous meal.

leftovers

  • pick-up, pick-up dinner - A pick-up or pick-up dinner is one made up of leftovers.
  • ort, orts - An ort is a morsel or remaining scrap; orts is another name for leftovers.
  • leftover, relic, relief - Before leftovers were called leftovers, they were called relics, and, before that, relief.
  • gallimaufry - A medley or confused jumble, especially a dish made of leftovers, from French gallimaufry, "ragout, hash."
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.leftovers - food remaining from a previous mealleftovers - food remaining from a previous meal; "he had leftovers for dinner last night"
solid food, food - any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment; "food and drink"
Translations
zbytky
levninger
ruoantähteet
ostaci
食べ残し
나머지
rester
อาหารเหลือ
thức ăn thừa

leftovers

بَقَايَا الطَّعَامُ zbytky levninger Überreste αποφάγια sobras ruoantähteet restes ostaci avanzi 食べ残し 나머지 restjes rester resztki jedzenia sobras остатки rester อาหารเหลือ artık yemek thức ăn thừa 剩余物
References in classic literature ?
The impression of warmth and comfort and beauty predominated, though he was unable to analyze it; while the simplicity delighted him--expensive simplicity, he decided, and most of it leftovers from the time her father went broke and died.
uk/news/royal/929412/Prince-Charles-future-king-food-leftovers-habits-tupperware-royal-news-latest) told Mayer, "When you are having tea with him, he gets any leftovers wrapped up and brought back for his next meal, and the next one.
Is it safe to refreeze leftovers that have previously been frozen and reheated?
But with a bit of know-how we can all make savings and family meals from Christmas leftovers -- and we don't just mean turkey sandwiches for the rest of the week.
With a new baby and a new husband taking all her parents' emotions, Fizzy feels like leftovers.
Many of today's comfort food classics, such as Shepherds pie and Bubble & squeak, are now made from scratch, but they were invented to use up leftovers.
January can be about tightening the belt in lots of different ways, which is why making bubble and squeak is a great way to use up leftovers for a quick, inexpensive but hearty meal.
DEALING WITH LEFTOVERS IF YOU'VE got leftovers, cool them, then cover and ensure that they go in the fridge or freezer within one to two hours.
What can you do to make your turkey leftovers tasty and tantalising without piling on more pounds after your Christmas feast the day before?
You can use the leftovers from the day before for the toppings, such as chilli, prawn cocktail or even burgers.
Our goal is to not only provide convenient locations across the state for people to recycle their unwanted paint, but we will also be educating consumers about buying the right amount of paint and providing tips for using up leftovers.