pud


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

pud

(pʊd)
n
(Cookery) informal Brit short for pudding

P.U.D.

pickup and delivery.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.PUD - (British) the dessert course of a meal (`pud' is used informally)pud - (British) the dessert course of a meal (`pud' is used informally)
afters, dessert, sweet - a dish served as the last course of a meal
trifle - a cold pudding made of layers of sponge cake spread with fruit or jelly; may be decorated with nuts, cream, or chocolate
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations

pud

[ˈpʊd] (British) n (= pudding) → pudding m
References in classic literature ?
It shall be a very disagreeable madder, I have been obliged to pud you both in irons until we get to Nables."
Now old man, let us 'pud' along; it 's getting late for the chicken," he added, relapsing into the graceful diction with which a classical education gifts its fortunate possessor.
A band at 1547 [cm.sup.-1] in PUD 1 and at 1564 [cm.sup.-1] in MOD 1 may be ascribed to combination of C-N stretching and N-H out of plane bending vibration.
Pud had been an owner with us for about six years and was a big part of the kennel, although I think the only time he actually saw one of his run in the flesh was when Dairyland Sue won the Northern Puppy Derby at Sunderland as he lived in Jedburgh.
Planned Unit Developments, or PUDS, for all types combined (low-rise, townhouse and combination), reported total operating expenses for 2006 of $467.49 per unit per year, a gain of 5.3% from $443.90 in 2005.
The Crisis Pud costs pounds 30 and can be bought online from www.crisispud.org.uk or by calling 0800 038 48 38
Wetzel, one of 20 or so residents who hired an attorney, said homeowners in the area will appeal the city's latest ruling because PUD requirements for such things as signs, landscaping and buildings are more specific than general development standards.
* STUDY DESIGN During a 2-year period (1998-2000) we analyzed data concerning patients with PUD or NUD seen by 80 Italian primary care physicians uniformly distributed throughout the country.
The PUD brought fiber optics to Oregon's central coast 10 years ago as a way to improve electrical service.
We used the primary discharge diagnosis code to identify hospitalizations related to complicated PUD and uncomplicated PUD.
Questions about the causes of PUD were included as part of the Health Styles Supplemental Survey, which was administered during March-April 1997 (5).
Prior to the introduction of the [histamine.sub.2] antagonists to the market in 1978, the treatment focus of PUD involved symptomatic medical management followed by what was felt to be definitive surgical management.