Definition of tallowy in English:



  • See tallow

    • ‘Such smells are reminiscent of blown-out candles, and are frequently described as greasy, tallowy or watery.’
    • ‘I have been told that the marrow from older cattle is invariably of the hard and tallowy type at room-temperature, with younger cattle having softer marrow, overall.’
    • ‘Butter should not have an oily, sour, tallowy, fishy or rancid flavor.’
    • ‘Odor was tallowy or ‘beefy’ to a moderate degree as was also the flavor of the oil.’
    • ‘The secret of raising delectable beef on grass - avoiding the expense and tallowy taste of commercially fed beef - is to maintain lush pasture through the growing season.’