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Alternative clues for the word thyme

Mint family member

Stew seasoning

Gumbo flavorer

Bouquet garni element

Culinary herb

Minty herb

A mint

Soup seasoning

Herb in soups

Lemon ___ (herb)

Last herb in a Simon & Garfunkel title

Plant once considered a source of courage

Bouillabaisse seasoning

Stuffing herb

Any of various mints of the genus Thymus

Leaves can be used as seasoning for almost any meat and stews and stuffings and vegetables

Aromatic herb

Last herb in a Simon & Garfunkel title



Garden herb

Sage kin

Word definitions for thyme in dictionaries

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
noun COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES a bunch of herbs/parsley/thyme etc ▪ You might like to add a bunch of fresh herbs to the stock. COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS ■ ADJECTIVE fresh ▪ Add the fresh thyme , stirring to combine, and season with salt and freshly...

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Thyme \Thyme\ (t[imac]m), n. [OE. tyme, L. thymum, Gr. qy`mon, qy`mos; cf. qy`ein, to sacrifice, qy`os a sacrifice, offering, incense: cf. F. thym; -- perhaps so named because of its sweet smell. Cf. Fume , n.] (Bot.) Any plant of the labiate genus Thymus...

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. 1 Any plant of the labiate genus ''Thymus'', such as the (vern: garden thyme), (taxlink Thymus vulgaris species noshow=1), a warm, pungent aromatic, that is much used to give a relish to seasoning and soups. 2 (rfv-sense) (context poetic Ireland UK dated...

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
plant of the mint family, late 14c., from Old French thym , tym (13c.) and directly from Latin thymum , from Greek thymon , from PIE *dheu- (1), base of words meaning "to rise in a cloud" (see fume (n.)); thus thyme might be the plant "having a strong odor,"...

WordNet Word definitions in WordNet
n. any of various mints of the genus Thymus leaves can be used as seasoning for almost any meat and stews and stuffings and vegetables

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
Thyme is an evergreen herb with culinary, medicinal, and ornamental uses. The most common variety is Thymus vulgaris . Thyme is of the genus Thymus of the mint family ( Lamiaceae ), and a relative of the oregano genus Origanum .

Usage examples of thyme.

For they could find nothing else upon the Sand, neither arbute, wilding, shrub, nor Thyme.

They should have been thyme, he thought, thyme and arbutus and tamarisk clothing the capes of the Sicilian sea, for this was a night of Theocritus.

Add tomatoes, artichoke hearts, oregano, thyme, and salt and pepper to taste.

French Style Roast Beaf 3 lb Boneless chuck or 1 tsp salt rolled rump roast 1 tsp thyme 6 whole cloves 5 peppercorns 1 bay leaf 1 lg clove, garlic 4 c water 4 med.

Her herbroom was filled with the smells of cooking borage leaves for aches, teas of wild thyme to help clear lungs, pine oil to ease breathing.

I tried to recall the names of both the spices I had known and those I had only heard of, words that would intoxicate him like perfumes, and for him I listed malabaster, incense, nard, lycium, sandal, saffron, ginger, cardamom, senna, zedoaria, laurel, marjoram, coriander, dill, thyme, clove, sesame, poppy, nutmeg, citronella, curcuma, and cumin.

For instance, when you go out at night, carry a handcloth doused with oil of thyme.

A dozen books stolen from the library lay open, and handfuls and jarfuls and heaps of materials were scattered about: quicksilver, henbane, brimstone, lead, creeping thyme, chalk, a fish fossilized in a slate, an egg, an acorn, sand, a bottle of rare air.

Besides, Herbert discovered towards the southwest point of the lagoon a natural warren, a slightly damp meadow, covered with willows and aromatic herbs which scented the air, such as thyme, basil, savory, all the sweet-scented species of the labiated plants, which the rabbits appeared to be particularly fond of.

Splenda, molasses, garlic, and thyme, and dump it on top of the chicken and mushrooms.

Cover the trimmings with water, add one cupful of white wine, two cupfuls of white stock, a sliced onion, a bay-leaf, a sprig of thyme, a tablespoonful of butter, and salt and pepper to season.

Soups should be nicely and delicately seasoned, according to the taste of the consumer, by using parsley, sage, savory, thyme, sweet marjoram, sweet basil, or any of the vegetable condiments.

Season with salt and pepper, a pinch of powdered cloves, mace, allspice, and thyme, two bay-leaves, a small bunch of parsley, and two leeks.

No, the anticyclone from the south, that almost brought with it the scent of thyme and mimosa from Corsica.

The leaves, which follow later on, are made often into cigars, or are smoked as British herbal tobacco, being mixed for this purpose with the dried leaves and flowers of the eye-bright, buckbean, betony, thyme, and lavender, to which some persons add rose leaves, and chamomile flowers.