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Definition of "poulard" []

  • A young hen that has been spayed for fattening. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "poulard" in a sentence
  • "Supplied by Hugo Denoyer, aka the "butcher of the stars" ( "stars" refers to Michelin-starred restaurants and also to Paris celebrities), a poulard is a young hen that has been spayed."
  • "In particular, a type of chicken known as poulard -- young hens that have been"
  • "Here he thought he might safely indulge himself with a comfortable meal; accordingly he bespoke a poulard for dinner, and while that was preparing, went forth to view the city and harbour."