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Definitions and Synonyms of spatchcock | Another word for spatchcock | What is spatchcock?

Definition 1: flesh of a chicken (or game bird) split down the back and grilled (usually immediately after being killed) - [noun denoting food]

(spatchcock is a kind of ...) the flesh of a chicken used for food

Definition 2: interpolate or insert (words) into a sentence or story - [verb of creation]

(spatchcock is a kind of ...) insert casually

"She slipped in a reference to her own work"

Definition 3: prepare for eating if or as if a spatchcock - [verb of creation]

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

  • spatchcock a guinea hen

(spatchcock is a kind of ...) arrange by systematic planning and united effort

"machinate a plot" "organize a strike" "devise a plan to take over the director's office"

(spatchcock 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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