Part of speech:
Any smell or odor
A dish, as a kind of stew or a sauce, prepared with curry powder
(Archaic) An odor; smell; aroma
A mark used as a superscript to indicate the first derivative of a variable.
The definition of a kick is a hit with the foot.
The act of kicking a soccer ball between the legs of a defender.
Vigorous spirit; energy or excitement.
The act or process by which something is seasoned.
A substance, such as an extract or spice, that imparts flavor.
An evergreen tree (Syzygium aromaticum) native to the Moluccas and widely cultivated as a source of oil and for its aromatic dried flower buds.
Anything added to a prepared food, often, specif., to a sandwich, to add flavor, as ketchup, mustard, mayonnaise, onions, pickles, etc.
Something that excites:
The definition of an herb is a flavorful plant used to season food in cooking or a plant used as medicine.
A slight indication or intimation:
A dark yellow to light olive brown.
A perennial Eurasian herb (Origanum vulgare) in the mint family, having aromatic leaves.
A powdered seasoning made from sweet red peppers, ranging in flavor from mild to hot.
Pepper is a smooth-skinned, soft-stemmed fruit, or a spicy seasoning made from grinding this fruit after it's dried.
The leaves of S. officinalis used as a seasoning.
A colorless or white crystalline salt in which a sodium atom (the cation) is bonded to a chlorine atom (the anion). This salt is found naturally in all animal fluids, in seawater, and in underground deposits (when it is often called halite ). It is used widely as a food seasoning and preservative. Also called common salt, sodium chloride, table salt. Chemical formula: NaCl.
Zest is enthusiasm, energy and excitement or the very outside of the peel of a citrus fruit.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Spicy quality, flavor, or aroma
A suitable, natural, or convenient time:
A specific preference; partiality; predilection
The leaves of T. vulgaris used as a seasoning.
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