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garnish

gar·nish

garnish

 
pronunciation:
gar nihsh
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: garnished, garnishes, garnishing
definition 1: to add a decoration or decorations to; adorn.
synonyms:
adorn, decorate, embellish, ornament
similar words:
apparel, deck, dress, festoon, grace, spruce up, trim
definition 2: to place something upon or around (a food) by way of decoration or to provide a complementary flavor, texture, or color.
similar words:
adorn, decorate, embellish
definition 3: to garnishee.
synonyms:
garnishee
similar words:
appropriate, confiscate, seize
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: anything used to garnish food.
synonyms:
garniture
similar words:
embellishment, trimming
definition 2: any decoration or adornment.
synonyms:
decoration, embellishment, garniture, ornament
similar words:
adornment, trimming
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