1. the flesh of animals (including fishes and birds and snails) used as food

Definition categories: food

2. the inner and usually edible part of a seed or grain or nut or fruit stone

Similar word(s): kernel

Definition categories: plant

3. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience

Similar word(s): center, centre, core, essence, gist, heart, inwardness, kernel, marrow, nub, pith, substance, sum

Definition categories: thought, content

Sentences with meat as a noun:

- Is that meat halal to eat?

- The apple looked fine on the outside, but the meat was not very firm.

- The butchery's profit rate on various meats varies greatly.

- We recruited him right from the meat of our competitor.

- He hit it right on the meat of the bat.

- Throw it in here, meat.