Definition of beetroot
: a beet grown for its edible usually red root; also : the root
Recent Examples of beetroot from the Web
Think: burrata with beetroot and lime, mini tacos with a shot of tequila, or mini sliders with a side of sweet potato fries.
Next, top with non-absorbent hard vegetables such as carrot, cucumber, chickpeas (garbanzo beans), onion, beetroot (beets) and (bell) peppers.
A leek confit, given a beautiful red hue by beetroot and orange juice, was cooked for hours in rice syrup, and could have doubled as dessert.
The 1991 list featured favorites like tea, ketchup and beetroot, as well as ink and shoe polish.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'beetroot'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of beetroot
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up beetroot? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).