Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: celery
IPA transcription: [s'ɛlɚi]
Pronunciations of celery
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: celery
    Meaning: stalks eaten raw or cooked or used as seasoning
  • Synonyms: celery, cultivated_celery, Apium_graveolens_dulce
    Meaning: widely cultivated herb with aromatic leaf stalks that are eaten raw or cooked
Usage examples
  • Serve with celery and currant jelly.
  • Mix 1 cup of cold chicken cut fine with 1 cup of chopped celery, 1 cup of cooked chestnuts chopped and 2 green peppers cut fine.
  • At holiday time, however, it seems that the post trader sends to St. Louis for turkeys, celery, canned oysters, and other things.
  • Add half a wineglassful of white wine, a sprig of celery, a bay-leaf, a sprig of thyme, two cloves, and salt and pepper to season.
  • Heat a cupful of dripping; lay the meat in the stew-pan with the dripping, 1 onion, some celery seed, carroway seed, a few peppercorns and parsley.
  • Lay in a baking-pan with 1 sliced onion, 2 celery roots, 3 cloves of garlic and 2 carrots cut fine, 1 bay-leaf, a sprig of thyme and a few peppercorns.
  • Remove them and in the same butter place two onions, sliced, four green peppers minced, one can of mushrooms minced, and two stalks of celery chopped; salt, pepper, cayenne, and the juice of a lime. Cook until these ingredients are soft.
  • There was turkey and chicken, with delicious gravy and stuffing, and there were half-a-dozen vegetables, with cranberry jelly, and celery, and pickles; and as for the way these delicacies were served, the Ruggleses never forgot it as long as they lived.
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