Examples of rind in a Sentence
the rind of a watermelon
the rind of a cheese
Recent Examples of rind from the Web
Other eats Melt-in-your-mouth salty pork rinds ($8) dusted with cumin-like aleppo spice were the perfect appetizer for happy hour.
Until scientists actually show that people with high levels of adipose gene activity really can fit in tight jeans, lay off the pork rinds. ‘
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Origin and Etymology of rind
Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old High German rinda bark, and probably to Old English rendan to rend
First Known Use: before 12th century
RIND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rind for English Language Learners
: the tough, outer skin of some fruits that is usually removed before the fruit is eaten
: a tough, outer surface of some foods (such as certain cheeses)
RIND Defined for Kids
Definition of rind for Students
: a tough outer layer lemon rind
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