Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Intermediate Dictionary
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
herb

herb

 
pronunciation:
uhrb [or] huhrb
features:
Word Explorer
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a flowering plant whose stem is soft rather than woody and that dies at the end of a growing season.
definition 2: any of these plants that have value as medicine, as an aroma, or as a way to add flavor to food.
There are herbs in the soup that give it an interesting flavor.
Word Explorer
See
  drink, drug, flower, food, plant