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
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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.
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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!' Mr.
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--"
With two outsiders filling the places, the handicapper will not be able to go overboard with this win and, sure to improve for a further step up in trip, Turtle Soup can win more races.
With that in mind the two and a quarter miles of the Jamaican Flight Handicap (3.50) are going to take some getting, which could play into the hands of thorough stayer Turtle Soup, who is much better known as a decent staying handicap hurdler.
The book, which is out now, features regional `delicacies' such as cooked brains, mock turtle soup and an alternative for crab meat ( made from cheese!
Turtle Soup, Nathos and Dancing Bay renew rivalry, having finished third, fourth and sixth respectively in a Lingfield handicap hurdle last month on very testing ground.
Turtle Soup chased home Nonantais at Uttoxeter a week ago and can go one better in the Stanleybet Long Distance Handicap Hurdle (1.20).