HyperDic: scallop

English > 9 senses of the word scallop:
NOUNshapescallop, crenation, crenature, crenel, crenelleone of a series of rounded projections (or the notches between them) formed by curves along an edge (as the edge of a leaf or piece of cloth or the margin of a shell or a shriveled red blood cell observed in a hypertonic solution etc.)
foodscallop, scollop, escallopedible muscle of mollusks having fan-shaped shells
foodscallop, cutlet, scollop, escallopthin slice of meat (especially veal) usually fried or broiled
animalscallop, scollop, escallopedible marine bivalve having a fluted fan-shaped shell that swim by expelling water from the shell in a series of snapping motions
VERBcreationscallopdecorate an edge with scallops
creationscallop, escallopbake in a sauce, milk, etc., often with breadcrumbs on top
contactscallop, scollopform scallops in
competitionscallop, scollopfish for scallops
changescallop, scollopshape or cut in scallops
scallop > pronunciation
Soundsskae'lahp
Rhymesarchbishop ... worship: 69 rhymes with ahp...
English > scallop: 9 senses > noun 1, shape
MeaningOne of a series of rounded projections (or the notches between them) formed by curves along an edge (as the edge of a leaf or piece of cloth or the margin of a shell or a shriveled red blood cell observed in a hypertonic solution etc.).
Synonymscrenation, crenature, crenel, crenelle
Broadercurve, curved shapeThe trace of a point whose direction of motion changes
Spanishcrenación, crenature
Catalancrenación, crenature
Verbsscallopshape or cut in scallops
scallopdecorate an edge with scallops
English > scallop: 9 senses > noun 2, food
Meaningedible muscle of mollusks having fan-shaped shells; served broiled or poached or in salads or cream sauces.
Synonymsscollop, escallop
Part ofscallop, scollop, escallopedible marine bivalve having a fluted fan-shaped shell that swim by expelling water from the shell in a series of snapping motions
Narrowerbay scallopmuscle of small choice shallow-water scallops
sea scallopmuscle of large deep-water scallops
Broadershellfishmeat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially a mollusk or crustacean)
Spanishvieira
Catalanpetxina de pelegrí
Verbsscallopfish for scallops
English > scallop: 9 senses > noun 3, food
MeaningThin slice of meat (especially veal) usually fried or broiled.
Synonymscutlet, scollop, escallop
Broaderpiece, sliceA serving that has been cut from a larger portion
Spanishchuleta, costilla
Catalancostella
Verbsscallopfish for scallops
English > scallop: 9 senses > noun 4, animal
Meaningedible marine bivalve having a fluted fan-shaped shell that swim by expelling water from the shell in a series of snapping motions.
Synonymsscollop, escallop
Member ofPectinidae, family Pectinidaescallops
Partsscallop, scollop, escallopedible muscle of mollusks having fan-shaped shells
Narrowerbay scallop, Pecten irradiansA small scallop inhabiting shallow waters and mud flats of the Atlantic coast of North America
sea scallop, giant scallop, Pecten magellanicusA large scallop inhabiting deep waters of the Atlantic coast of North America
Broaderbivalve, pelecypod, lamellibranchmarine or freshwater mollusks having a soft body with platelike gills enclosed within two shells hinged together
Spanishconcha, venera, vieira
Catalanpetxina
Verbsscallopfish for scallops
English > scallop: 9 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningdecorate an edge with scallops.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"the dress had a scalloped skirt"
Broaderdecorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautifymake more attractive by adding ornament, colour / colour, etc.
Spanishfestonear
Nounsscallopone of a series of rounded projections (or the notches between them) formed by curves along an edge (as the edge of a leaf or piece of cloth or the margin of a shell or a shriveled red blood cell observed in a hypertonic solution etc.)
English > scallop: 9 senses > verb 2, creation
Meaningbake in a sauce, milk, etc., often with breadcrumbs on top.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymescallop
Broadercook, fix, ready, make, preparePrepare for eating by applying heat
English > scallop: 9 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningform scallops in.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelIn the summer they like to go out and scallop
Example"scallop the meat"
Synonymscollop
Broaderhollow, hollow out, core outRemove the interior of
English > scallop: 9 senses > verb 4, competition
Meaningfish for scallops.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymscollop
Broaderfishcatch or try to catch fish or shellfish
Nounsscallopedible marine bivalve having a fluted fan-shaped shell that swim by expelling water from the shell in a series of snapping motions
scallopedible muscle of mollusks having fan-shaped shells
scallopthin slice of meat (especially veal) usually fried or broiled
English > scallop: 9 senses > verb 5, change
Meaningshape or cut in scallops.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"scallop the hem of the dress"
Synonymscollop
Broadershape, formGive shape or form to
Spanishfestonear
Catalanfistonar, fistonejar
Nounsscallopone of a series of rounded projections (or the notches between them) formed by curves along an edge (as the edge of a leaf or piece of cloth or the margin of a shell or a shriveled red blood cell observed in a hypertonic solution etc.)

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