orange peel


Definition of orange peel

: a rough surface (as on porcelain) like that of an orange

Examples of orange peel in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Buoyant, hefty, assertive aromas of light red cherries, slight licorice, orange peel and graphite. Tom Mullen, Forbes, 11 Sep. 2021 Bring 2 1/2 cups of water to a boil, then turn off the heat and add the hibiscus flowers and the strips of orange peel. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, 9 July 2021 Floral and citrus flavors from coriander and orange peel are subtle but apparent, a pleasing complement to the yeast's clove. Michael Agnew, Star Tribune, 5 May 2021 Ice, for serving Directions Bring 21/2 cups of water to a boil, then turn off the heat and add the hibiscus flowers and the strips of orange peel. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 20 July 2021 To make the marinade: In a bowl, combine the ground turmeric, orange peel, fennel, cumin, coriander, garlic and fresh turmeric. Ori Menashe, Robb Report, 7 June 2021 Its flavors of black fruit and black pepper mix it up with orange peel and allspice, while a mildly savory note lingers in the background. Michael Alberty | For The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, 28 July 2021 Squeeze oils from orange peel into the drink, rub on the rim of the glass and drop into the drink. Karla Alindahao, Forbes, 28 June 2021 Aromas include cranberry, cedar, orange peel and a trace of iodine. Michael Alberty | For The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, 28 June 2021

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First Known Use of orange peel

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of orange peel was circa 1909

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Last Updated

18 Sep 2021

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“Orange peel.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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