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- noun A steamed
suet puddingcontaining dried fruit, usually currants; traditional in England.
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- noun a suet pudding containing currants
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spotted refers the the dried fruits (that resemble spots). dick maybe a corruptions/contraction of the last syllable of pudding, a corruption of dough, or from German dick ("thick, viscous").
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misterpolly commented on the word spotted dick
Off I go rather shamefaced to my doctor! Must be more careful when I choose my friends.
December 8, 2007
skipvia commented on the word spotted dick
Or is it "Spotted Richard?"
October 1, 2009
reesetee commented on the word spotted dick
October 3, 2009