['greɪvɪ] or ['ɡrevi]
(noun.) the seasoned but not thickened juices that drip from cooking meats; often a little water is added.
(noun.) a sauce made by adding stock, flour, or other ingredients to the juice and fat that drips from cooking meats.
(n.) The juice or other liquid matter that drips from flesh in cooking, made into a dressing for the food when served up.
(n.) Liquid dressing for meat, fish, vegetables, etc.
n. the juices from meat while cooking.—n. Grav′y-boat a vessel for gravy or sauce.
To dream of eating gravy, portends failing health and disappointing business.
- Joe gave me some more gravy. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- Joe offered me more gravy, which I was afraid to take. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- The fat youth gave a semi-cannibalic leer at Mr. Weller, as he thought of the roast legs and gravy. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 匹克威克外传.
- Now you and I, Moore--there's a fine brown one for you, and full of gravy--you and I will have no gray mares in our stables when we marry. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- But he always aided and comforted me when he could, in some way of his own, and he always did so at dinner-time by giving me gravy, if there were any. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- There is also a specimen of gravy soup made in October last, and some vermicelli soup made about three weeks ago. 威廉K.戴维. 智者、化学家和伟大医生的秘密.
- He shaded the dinner, cooled the wines, chilled the gravy, and blighted the vegetables. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 小杜丽.
- Sit down, gentlemen, and fall to, with a good hearty appetite; the fat, the lean, the gravy, the horse-radish as you like it--don't spare it. 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- There being plenty of gravy to-day, Joe spooned into my plate, at this point, about half a pint. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- In the matter of gravy he is adamant. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- All of it,' he said and cut himself a big piece of bread with his knife and commenced to mop up gravy with it. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- He finished his meat and wiped up the gravy with a piece of bread. 欧内斯特·海明威. 永别了,武器.