sweet marjoram

noun

Definition of sweet marjoram

: a perennial marjoram (Origanum majorana synonym Majorana hortensis) with dense spikelike flower clusters

Examples of sweet marjoram in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Herbs: Anise, basil, borage, chives, dill, fennel, lemon balm, mint, oregano, parsley, rosemary, sage, sweet marjoram, tarragon, and thyme. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, 29 Jan. 2022 Herbs: Anise, basil, bay laurel, borage, cardamon, chervil, chives, coriander, costmary, dill, fennel, ginger, lemon balm, sweet marjoram, Mexican tarragon, mint, oregano, rosemary, sage, thyme and watercress. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, 26 Feb. 2022 Chile flakes and herbs like sweet marjoram bring vegetables to life in this recipe from Castle Hot Springs resort, where garden-to-table dishes are as delicious as the hot springs is relaxing. Sunset Magazine, 31 Jan. 2022 Anise, bay laurel, cardamom, chives, coriander, fennel, garlic, ginger, lavender, mint, oregano, parsley, rosemary, sage, sweet marjoram, thyme and watercress. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, 1 Jan. 2022 Herbs: Anise, arugula, basil, bay, chives, cilantro, coriander, dill, fennel, garlic, lavender, mint, oregano, parsley, rosemary, sage, sweet marjoram, thyme and watercress. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, 27 Nov. 2021 Herbs: Anise, basil, bay laurel, borage, cardamon, chervil, chives, coriander, costmary, dill, fennel, ginger, lemon balm, sweet marjoram, Mexican tarragon, mint, oregano, rosemary, sage, thyme and watercress 6. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, 27 Feb. 2021 Herbs: Anise, basil, bay laurel, borage, chives, coriander, dill, lemon balm, lavender, Mexican tarragon, mint, parsley, rosemary, sage, sweet fennel, sweet marjoram and thyme 6. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, 28 Aug. 2021 Herbs: Anise, basil, bay laurel, chive, dill, ginger, lemon balm, Mexican tarragon, mint, oregano, rosemary, sage, sweet marjoram and thyme 6. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, 31 July 2021 See More

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First Known Use of sweet marjoram

1565, in the meaning defined above

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“Sweet marjoram.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sweet%20marjoram. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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sweet marjoram

noun

Medical Definition of sweet marjoram

: an aromatic European herb (Majorana hortensis) with dense spikelike flower clusters formerly used as a mild stimulant and carminative

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