AskDefine | Define interlard

Dictionary Definition

interlard v : introduce one's writing or speech with certain expressions [syn: intersperse]

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Etymology

From the literal sense of “to intersperse with alternate layers of lard (and/or other fats)”, existing since , from entrelarder, from entre-, “inter-” + larder, “to lard”.

Pronunciation

  • /ˌɪntəˈlɑːd/

Verb

  1. Bloat or embellish (something) by including (often minor and extraneous) details at regular intervals.

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