Examples of chive in a Sentence
Do you want chives on your baked potato?
Recent Examples of chive from the Web
Surrounding the library is a food forest community garden with apple, apricot and peach trees, as well as perennial herbs including mint, chives and fennel, which will emerge from the soil later in spring.
Consider chives, fresh thyme leaves, or even flat leaf parsley.
Taste and adjust salt and pepper. 5 Garnish with fresh chives.
Another current offering is borage sprouts and oyster leaf dressed in turnip juice mignonette with shallot and chive, meant to be eaten in just one bite.
Duck Sandwich Vanessa’s Dumpling House, 118 Eldridge St. The biggest bargain on the menu are the juicy pork and chive fried dumplings ($1.50 for four).
Pearl meat — the abductor muscle of an uncommonly large species of oyster — is sliced thin and stir-fried with asparagus and chives.
Add juice of one lemon, a tablespoon freshly chopped chives and 1 pound large peeled and deveined shrimp.
Transfer to a platter and garnish with celery and chives.
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Origin and Etymology of chive
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
CHIVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of chive for English Language Learners
: a plant that is related to the onion
chives : the long thin leaves of the chive plant that are cut into small pieces and used for flavoring food
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