from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun plural Eggs with the yolks and whites beaten together and cooked to a firm but soft consistency.
- noun plural Slang The gold braid worn on the bill of the cap of a field-grade officer in the armed services.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- Eggs of which the whites and yolks are stirred together while cooking, or eggs beaten slightly, often with a little milk, and stirred while cooking.
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- noun A
dishmade by beatingand fryingeggs, sometimes mixed with milk.
- noun Plural form of
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- noun eggs beaten and cooked to a soft firm consistency while stirring
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oroboros commented on the word scrambled eggs
Slang for the elaborate embroidery on the bill of the wheel-cap of "field grade" officers (LtCol and above).
May 2, 2008