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oatmeal

a. a greyish-yellow colour
b. (as adjective): an oatmeal coat
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They soon mixed a tub of oatmeal with a little water, and Jim ate it with much relish.
Oatmeal is a capital restorative; all your energy is coming back.
Carlyle's description of his appearance is significant: 'I noticed the homely Norse features that you find everywhere in the Western Isles, and I thought to myself, "Well, any one can see that you are an honest, good sort of fellow, made out of oatmeal." Macaulay's eminently clear, rapid, and practical mind comprehended fully and respected whatever could be seen and understood by the intellect; things of more subtle nature he generally disbelieved in or dismissed with contempt.
With this view, they contracted with the water-works to lay on an unlimited supply of water; and with a corn-factor to supply periodically small quantities of oatmeal; and issued three meals of thin gruel a day, with an onion twice a week, and half a roll of Sundays.
No joy at a thing of so mean a nature was ever equal to mine, when I found I had made an earthen pot that would bear the fire; and I had hardly patience to stay till they were cold before I set one on the fire again with some water in it to boil me some meat, which it did admirably well; and with a piece of a kid I made some very good broth, though I wanted oatmeal, and several other ingredients requisite to make it as good as I would have had it been.
He was a partner in a house in some large way--spirits, or buttons, or wine, or blacking, or oatmeal, or woollen, or pork, or hooks and eyes, or iron, or treacle, or shoes, or something or other that was wanted for troops, or seamen, or somebody--and the house burst, and we being among the creditors, detainees were lodged on the part of the Crown in a scientific manner, and all the rest Of it.
If you prefer a more layered look, keep the toasted oatmeal, raspberries and cream separate and spoon into the glasses in alternating layers.
Pour in the whole rolled oatmeal and continue cooking for five to ten minutes.
"One of our favorite ways to eat our nut butter is adding it to a warm bowl of oatmeal," says Wild Friends.
When the officers searched the cell, they found a folded oatmeal packet in the back pocket of appellant's jeans.
INGREDIENTS 2 tbsp medium oatmeal 300g fresh British raspberries A little caster sugar 350ml double cream 2 tbsp heather honey 3-4 tbsp whisky, to taste METHOD Toast the oatmeal, spread it out on a baking sheet and grill until it smells rich and nutty.
On a cool morning, nothing is quite as satisfying as a steaming bowl of oatmeal. Unfortunately, few of us have time to slow-cook a pot in the morning.