A steak of meat a slice of beef broiled or suitable for broiling
- a beef steak frequently cooked by broiling
- A steak of meat; a slice of beef broiled or appropriate broiling.
in addition beef-steak, 1711, from meat (letter.) + steak.
- beef steak
(letter.) A steak of beef; a slice of meat broiled or suited to broiling.
Thomas Sheridan founded a Beefsteak Club in Dublin at the Theatre Royal in 1749, and of this Peg Woffington was president.