Meaning of “bubble and squeak” in the English Dictionary

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"bubble and squeak" in British English

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bubble and squeaknoun [ U ]

uk /ˌbʌb.əl ən ˈskwiːk/ us /ˌbʌb.əl ən ˈskwiːk/ UK

Examples from literature

  • If I am not very much deceived, replied he, "you will have nothing but bubble and squeak in a short time." 

(Definition of “bubble and squeak” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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