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1. ginger

noun. ['ˈdʒɪndʒɝ'] perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems.

Synonyms

  • herb
  • stem ginger
  • red ginger
  • Alpinia purpurata
  • galangal
  • Alpinia officinalis
  • genus Zingiber
  • Zingiber officinale
  • Languas speciosa
  • shell ginger
  • lesser galangal
  • common ginger
  • Alpinia speciosa
  • Alpinia officinarum
  • Alpinia galanga
  • herbaceous plant
  • shellflower
  • Zingiber
  • Alpinia Zerumbet
  • shall-flower
  • Canton ginger

Antonyms

  • colorless
  • colourless
  • coloring
  • neutral

Etymology

  • gingere (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Ginger

  • fringer
  • hinger
  • injure

Example sentences of the word ginger


1. Noun, singular or mass
You can also incorporate ground cloves, ginger, anise or vanilla bean powder into your zucchini bread.

Quotes containing the word ginger


1. After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels.
- Ann Richards

2. ginger-scented

adjective. smelling of ginger.

Antonyms

  • malodorous

3. ginger

noun. ['ˈdʒɪndʒɝ'] liveliness and energy.

Synonyms

  • life
  • liveliness
  • spirit
  • peppiness
  • sprightliness

Antonyms

  • nonexistence
  • alive
  • inactivity
  • unhappiness

Etymology

  • gingere (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. ginger

adjective. ['ˈdʒɪndʒɝ'] (used especially of hair or fur) having a bright orange-brown color.

Synonyms

  • coloured
  • colored
  • colorful

Antonyms

  • dull
  • birth
  • death
  • nonbeing

Etymology

  • gingere (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. ginger

noun. ['ˈdʒɪndʒɝ'] dried ground gingerroot.

Synonyms

  • gingerroot
  • powdered ginger

Antonyms

  • white
  • natural
  • impartial

Etymology

  • gingere (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. ginger

noun. ['ˈdʒɪndʒɝ'] pungent rhizome of the common ginger plant; used fresh as a seasoning especially in Asian cookery.

Synonyms

  • seasoning
  • flavorer
  • Canton ginger
  • stem ginger
  • ginger pop
  • Zingiber officinale
  • ginger ale
  • flavourer
  • common ginger
  • flavouring
  • gingerroot
  • seasoner
  • powdered ginger

Antonyms

  • courage
  • cowardice
  • deaden
  • tasteless

Etymology

  • gingere (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. ginger

verb. ['ˈdʒɪndʒɝ'] add ginger to in order to add flavor.

Synonyms

  • spice up
  • spice

Antonyms

  • colouring
  • achromous
  • uncoloured

Etymology

  • gingere (Middle English (1100-1500))
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