I. transitive verb Date: 14th century 1. a. to dress (meat) for cooking by inserting or covering with something (as strips of fat) b. to cover or soil with grease 2. to augment or intersperse especially with something superfluous or excessive <
the book is larded with subplots
3. obsolete to make rich with or as if with fat II. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin lardum, laridum; perhaps akin to Greek larinos fat Date: 14th century a soft white solid or semisolid fat obtained by rendering fatty pork • lardy adjective

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