Definition of seasoning
: something that serves to season; especially : an ingredient (as a condiment, spice, or herb) added to food primarily for the savor that it imparts
Examples of seasoning in a sentence
My favorite seasonings are black pepper and oregano.
Add some seasoning to the marinade.
The soup needs more seasoning.
First Known Use of seasoning
SEASONING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of seasoning for English Language Learners
: a substance (such as salt, pepper, a spice, or an herb) that is used to add flavor to food
SEASONING Defined for Kids
Definition of seasoning for Students
: something added to food to give it more flavor
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