garnish

  • 21garnish — 1. verb a) To decorate with ornamental appendages; to set off; to adorn; to embellish; as, all within with flowers was garnished. By his spirit he hath garnished the heavens; his hand hath formed the crooked serpent. (Job …

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  • 22garnish — See garnish, garnishee …

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  • 23garnish — noun Garnish is used after these nouns: ↑salad …

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  • 24garnish — [14] Garnish was originally a fairly utilitarian verb, meaning simply ‘fit out, equip, supply’ or ‘adorn’. Its modern culinary application did not develop until the late 17th century. It came from garniss , the lengthened stem of the Old French… …

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  • 25garnish — [ˈgɑːnɪʃ] noun [C] something that you add to a dish of food to make it look more attractive garnish verb [T] …

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  • 26garnish —   Mikomiko.    ♦ To garnish, ho omikomiko …

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  • 27garnish — [14] Garnish was originally a fairly utilitarian verb, meaning simply ‘fit out, equip, supply’ or ‘adorn’. Its modern culinary application did not develop until the late 17th century. It came from garniss , the lengthened stem of the Old French… …

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  • 28Garnish —    Overlay with stones (2 Chr. 3:6), adorn (Rev. 21:19), deck with garlands (Matt. 23:29), furnish (12:44).    In Job 26:13 (Heb. shiphrah, meaning brightness ), By his spirit the heavens are brightness i.e., are bright, splendid, beautiful …

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  • 29garnish — Synonyms and related words: adjunct, adorn, adornment, annex, arrangement, array, attach, beautify, bedeck, bedizen, blazon, collectivize, color, color patterns, commandeer, communalize, communize, confiscate, dandify, deck, deck out, decor,… …

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  • 30garnish — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. ornament, trim, decorate, embellish; season, flavor (see taste). II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. trimming, embellishment, topping; see decoration 2 . v. Syn. embellish, trim, beautify, deck; see decorate .… …

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  • 31garnish — gar·nish || gÉ‘rnɪʃ / gɑːn n. decorative addition to a dish of food or to a drink v. decorate, adorn; embellish a dish of food; legally confiscate property or funds …

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  • 32garnish — sharing …

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  • 33garnish — verb 1》 decorate or embellish (something, especially food). 2》 Law serve notice on (a third party) for the purpose of legally seizing money belonging to a debtor or defendant.     ↘seize (money, especially part of a person s salary) to settle a… …

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  • 34garnish — v. a. Adorn, decorate, embellish, deck, bedeck, beautify, grace, ornament, prank, set off, set out, trick out …

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  • 35garnish — v 1. adorn, decorate, ornament, trim, embellish, furbish, Archaic. dight; festoon, embroider, set off, rubricate, elaborate; deck, deck out, bedeck, bespangle, bedizen, array; trap out, caparison, dress, dress up, attire, accouter; beautify,… …

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  • 36garnish — gar·nish …

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  • 37garnish — 1. verb Syn: decorate, adorn, ornament, trim, dress, embellish 2. noun Syn: decoration, adornment, ornament, embellishment, enhancement, finishing touch …

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  • 38garnish — gar•nish [[t]ˈgɑr nɪʃ[/t]] v. t. 1) to provide or supply with something ornamental; decorate 2) to provide (a food) with something that adds flavor, decorative color, etc.: garnished the punch with fruit[/ex] 3) law garnishee 4) something placed… …

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  • 39garnish — /ˈganɪʃ / (say gahnish) verb (t) 1. to fit out with something that adorns or decorates. 2. to decorate (a dish) for the table. 3. to attach, as money due or property belonging to a debtor, while it is in the hands of a third person, by warning… …

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  • 40garnish — / gɑ:nɪʃ/ verb US to withhold salary or property because a person has debts or taxes which are unpaid …

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