furmety

furmety
  n. frumenty.

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  • furmety — [ fə:mɪti] noun variant of frumenty …   English new terms dictionary

  • furmety — var. of FRUMENTY …   Useful english dictionary

  • furmenty — [fʉr′mə tēfʉr′mən tē] n. FRUMENTY: also furmety [fʉr′mə tē] or furmity [fʉr′mə tē] * * * …   Universalium

  • frumenty — [ fru:m(ə)nti] (also furmety) noun Brit. an old fashioned dish consisting of hulled wheat boiled in milk and seasoned with cinnamon and sugar. Origin ME: from OFr. frumentee, from frument, from L. frumentum corn …   English new terms dictionary

  • frumenty — /ˈfrumənti/ (say froohmuhntee) noun hulled wheat boiled in milk and seasoned with sugar, etc. Also, fromenty, furmenty, furmety, furmity. {Middle English frumentee, from Old French, from frument, from Latin frūmentum grain} …  

  • furmenty — /ˈfɜmənti/ (say fermuhntee) noun → frumenty. Also, furmety, furmity /ˈfɜməti/ (say fermuhtee) …  

  • furmenty — [fʉr′mə tēfʉr′mən tē] n. FRUMENTY: also furmety [fʉr′mə tē] or furmity [fʉr′mə tē] …   English World dictionary

  • frumenty — n. (also furmety) hulled wheat boiled in milk and seasoned with cinnamon, sugar, etc. Etymology: ME f. OF frumentee f. frument f. L frumentum corn …   Useful english dictionary

  • furmenty — or furmety or furmity variant of frumenty …   Useful english dictionary

  • fru|men|ty — «FROO muhn tee», noun. hulled wheat boiled in milk and flavored with sugar, cinnamon, and other spices: »And we are going to have real frumenty and yule cakes (Juliana H. Ewing). Also, fromenty, furmenty, furmety. ╂[< Old French frumentee < …   Useful english dictionary

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