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Definition 1: soft white semisolid fat obtained by rendering the fatty tissue of the hog - [noun denoting food]

(lard is a kind of ...) oily or greasy matter making up the bulk of fatty tissue in animals and in seeds and other plant tissue

(... is made of the substance lard) domestic swine

Definition 2: add details to - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for lard in the sense of this definition

(lard is a kind of ...) to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth

"tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South' imagery"

(... is a kind of lard ) cause to seem more splendid

"You are glorifying a rather mediocre building"

Definition 3: prepare or cook with lard - [verb of creation]

Samples where lard or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • lard meat

(lard is a kind of ...) prepare for eating by applying heat

"Cook me dinner, please" "can you make me an omelette?" "fix breakfast for the guests, please"

(lard belongs to category ...) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

"cooking can be a great art" "people are needed who have experience in cookery" "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"

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