noun. ['ˈpeɪt'] liver or meat or fowl finely minced or ground and variously seasoned.
- duck pate
- pate de foie gras
- foie gras
- stay in place
Words that Rhyme with Pate
Example sentences of the word pate
1. Noun, singular or mass
Remove the plate and press a finger along the pate and into the edge of the jam blob.
2. Verb, base form
Delicate egg or dairy-based foods such as souffles, cheesecakes, custards, and pate merit delicate preparation.
Hill's Prescription Diet m/d Glucose/Weight Management is pork-flavored with a pate texture.
Quotes containing the word pate
1. Cannibals? Who is not a cannibal? I tell you it will be more tolerable for the Fejee that salted down a lean missionary in his cellar against a coming famine; it will be more tolerable for that provident Fejee, I say, in the day of judgement, than for thee, civilized and enlightened gourmand, who nailest geese to the ground and feastest on their bloated livers in thy pate de fois gras.
- Herman Melville, Moby Dick
noun. ['ˈpeɪt'] the top of the head.
- human head
- upper side
- top side