garnish ( garnishes plural & 3rd person present) ( garnishing present participle) ( garnished past tense )
1 n-var A garnish is a small amount of salad, herbs, or other food that is used to decorate cooked or prepared food.
...a garnish of chopped raw onion, tomato and fresh coriander..., Reserve some watercress for garnish.
2 verb If you garnish cooked or prepared food, you decorate it with a garnish.
She had finished the vegetables and was garnishing the roast. V n
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary
vb adorn, beautify, bedeck, deck, decorate, embellish, enhance, festoon, grace, ornament, set off, trim
n adornment, decoration, embellishment, enhancement, festoon, garniture, ornament, ornamentation, trim, trimming
denude, spoil, strip
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