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1. rind

noun. ['ˈraɪnd'] the natural outer covering of food (usually removed before eating).

Synonyms

  • bacon rind
  • skin
  • material
  • peel
  • cheese rind

Antonyms

  • conductor
  • unclog
  • unstuff
  • pull

Etymology

  • rinde (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Rind

  • disinclined
  • unconfined
  • intertwined
  • unrefined
  • undermined
  • undefined
  • redesigned
  • redefined
  • reclined
  • reassigned
  • realigned
  • mankind
  • inclined
  • gschwind
  • entwined
  • enshrined
  • declined
  • consigned
  • confined
  • combined
  • unwind
  • unsigned
  • unlined
  • unkind
  • resigned
  • remind
  • refined
  • maligned
  • elkind
  • designed

Example sentences of the word rind


1. Verb, base form
Soaking removes surface salt, occasionally visible as crystals on the skin, or rind, of the ham.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Use a very sharp knife to trim away the rind of the salt pork.

Quotes containing the word rind


1. So the freshness lives onin a lemon,in the sweet-smelling house of the rind,the proportions, arcane and acerb.
- Pablo Neruda, Odes to Common Things

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