- carvery ► NOUN (pl. carveries) chiefly Brit. ▪ a buffet or restaurant where cooked joints are carved as required.
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Carvery — A carvery is a restaurant where cooked meat is freshly sliced to order for customers, sometimes offering unlimited servings for a fixed price. The term is most commonly used in the United Kingdom and Ireland.Carveries are often found in pubs and… … Wikipedia
carvery — UK [ˈkɑː(r)vərɪ] / US [ˈkɑrvərɪ] noun [countable] Word forms carvery : singular carvery plural carveries British a restaurant where meat is cut for you at a table in the restaurant … English dictionary
carvery — noun Carvery is used before these nouns: ↑lunch … Collocations dictionary
carvery — /kahr veuh ree/, n., pl. carveries. 1. a restaurant, hotel dining room, etc., that specializes in roasted meats and poultry carved to the diner s request. 2. the selection of roasted meats and poultry provided. [CARVE + ERY] * * * … Universalium
carvery — noun a) A restaurant specializing in roast meat, particularly roast beef and Sunday roast. b) The station within a buffet where such food is served … Wiktionary
carvery — car|ver|y [ˈka:vəri US ˈka:r ] n plural carveries BrE a restaurant that serves ↑roast meat … Dictionary of contemporary English
carvery — carvÂ·erÂ·y || kÉ‘rvÉ™rÉª / kÉ‘Ëv n. (British) restaurant where meat is freshly sliced as requested by the customers … English contemporary dictionary
carvery — noun (plural carveries) a buffet or restaurant where cooked joints are carved as required … English new terms dictionary
carvery — noun (C) BrE a restaurant that serves roast 3 meat … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
carvery — /ˈkavəri/ (say kahvuhree) noun (plural carveries) a restaurant or buffet where roast meats are carved to order, in view of the customers … Australian English dictionary