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fumet


fumet


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fumet  \Fu`met"\,  n.  [F.] 
  A  high-flavored  substance,  such  as  extract  of  game,  for 
  flavoring  dishes  of  food;  less  properly,  a  ragout  of 
  partridge  and  rabbit  braised  in  wine. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fumet  \Fu"met\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  fumier  dung,  OF  femier,  fr  L.  fimus 
  dung.] 
  The  dung  of  deer.  --B.  Jonson 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fumet  \Fu"met\Fumette  \Fu*mette"\,  n.  [F.  fumet  odor,  fume  of 
  wine  or  meat,  fr  L.  fumus  smoke.  See  {Fume},  n.] 
  The  stench  or  high  flavor  of  game  or  other  meat  when  kept 
  long.  --Swift.