Definition of roast meat in US English:

roast meat

noun

  • Meat cooked by or intended for roasting.

Phrases

  • to cry roast meat

    • : to announce a piece of private luck or good fortune, especially foolishly; to boast. Now historical and rare.

Origin

Early 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Paynell (d. ?1564), translator. From roast + meat.

Pronunciation

roast meat

/ˌrəʊst ˈmiːt/