Definitions

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  • n. A steamed suet pudding containing dried fruit, usually currants; traditional in England.

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  • n. a suet pudding containing currants

Etymologies

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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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  • Heehee!

    October 3, 2009

  • Or is it "Spotted Richard?"

    -TheRegister.com

    October 1, 2009

  • Off I go rather shamefaced to my doctor! Must be more careful when I choose my friends.

    December 8, 2007