black puddingnoun [ U or C ]uk /ˌblæk ˈpʊd.ɪŋ/ us /ˌblæk ˈpʊd.ɪŋ/ UK US blood sausage
Examples from literature
- In a short time the table was loaded with dishes of pork, sausage, black puddings, and honey, with jugs of beer and mead, just the same as at a grand wedding-feast.
- She cares little about the result of the chase, but she likes boar-hunting better than stag-hunting, because the former furnishes her table with black puddings and boars' heads.
- The innkeeper was delighted and treated her like a lady, giving her roast fowl, black pudding, leg of mutton and bacon and cabbage.
- We had killed a pig, they told me, "in the course of the day, and we were busy preparing the black puddings."