Examples of onion in a Sentence
The recipe calls for chopped onions.
He is growing onions in the garden this year.
The recipe calls for chopped onion.
Recent Examples of onion from the Web
For something less exotic, try the egg scramble, whipped into a soft yellow cloud flecked with onion, poblano and epazote.
Tender beets mixing and mingling with stewed swiss chard spiked with pickled onion and barely blanched snap peas add a bright and pleasing crunch.
This pie came piled high with the toppings promised in the menu’s description: salty pepperoni, spicy sausage, unctuous black olives, crispy (well, relatively crispy) green peppers, onions, mushrooms … truly, the works.
Add cooled farro mixture to bowl along with onion, feta, and mint
For those with special diets A few fillings are meat-free including sauteed mushrooms, mozzarella cheese and rajas poblanas (sliced poblano peppers with onion, mushrooms, corn and cream).
Pilaf usually involves simmering rice with onions, aromatics and broth to amplify flavor and nutrients.
Chicken fajita taco with onions and peppers on a handmade flour tortilla from the lunch buffet at from El Jarro de Arturo.
Transfer chicken and potatoes to platter with reserved onions, lemon slices, and rosemary sprigs.
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Origin and Etymology of onion
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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