surf and turf
noun Date: circa 1968 seafood and steak served as a single course

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Surf and turf — or Surf n Turf is a main course particularly common in North American steakhouses which combines seafood and meat, usually American lobster tail or shrimp (usually either grilled or breaded and fried) and steak.The term originated along the… …   Wikipedia

  • surf and turf — ☆ surf and turf n. Informal a dinner entree that includes both lobster or other seafood and beefsteak …   English World dictionary

  • Surf and Turf — Hummer und Steak in einem Restaurant auf der Prince Edward Insel. Surf and turf oder Surf ’n’ Turf ist ein Hauptgericht, das vor allem in nordamerikanischen Steakhäusern populär ist. Es besteht aus einer Kombination von Meeresfrüchten mit Fleisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • surf and turf — a steak served with seafood or fish, esp. filet mignon and lobster. Also, surf n turf. * * * …   Universalium

  • surf and turf — noun A meal that combines seafood and meat, typically shrimp and steak …   Wiktionary

  • surf and turf — noun Colloquial a dish including both seafood and meat. Also, reef and beef …   Australian English dictionary

  • surf and turf — noun : seafood (as lobster tails or shrimp) and a beefsteak (as filet mignon) served as a single course …   Useful english dictionary

  • surf 'n' turf — [ sərf ən tərf] (also surf and turf) n. a dish containing both seafood and meat, typically shellfish and steak * * * ˌsurf n ˈturf 7 [surf n turf] noun uncountable (NAmE …   Useful english dictionary

  • surf 'n' turf — (also surf and turf) noun chiefly N. Amer. a dish containing both seafood and meat, typically shellfish and steak …   English new terms dictionary

  • surf-'n'-turf — /serrf euhn terrf / n. See surf and turf. * * * …   Universalium

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