Etymology

1. parsley

noun. ['ˈpɑːrsli'] aromatic herb with flat or crinkly leaves that are cut finely and used to garnish food.

Etymology

  • petroselinum (English)
  • πετροσέλινον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Parsley

  • sparsely

Example sentences of the word parsley


1. Noun, singular or mass
Flat-leaf parsley is also prized for its ability to survive the cooking process better than its more famous cousin.

2. parsley-leaved_thorn

noun. southern United States hawthorn with pinnately lobed leaves.

Synonyms

  • genus Crataegus
  • hawthorn
  • haw
  • parsley haw
  • Crataegus
  • Crataegus apiifolia

3. parsley

noun. ['ˈpɑːrsli'] annual or perennial herb with aromatic leaves.

Synonyms

  • Hamburg parsley
  • herbaceous plant
  • herb
  • flat-leaf parsley
  • turnip-rooted parsley
  • Petroselinum crispum tuberosum
  • Italian parsley
  • Petroselinum crispum
  • genus Petroselinum
  • Petroselinum crispum neapolitanum

Etymology

  • petroselinum (English)
  • πετροσέλινον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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