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, bay laurel, borage, cardamom, chives, coriander, dill, borage, edible ginger, lemon balm, oregano, Mexican tarragon, mint, oregano, rosemary, sage, savory, sweet marjoram and thyme 15. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, "April in the Garden," 27 Mar. 2021 Anise, bay laurel, cardamom, chives, coriander, fennel, garlic, ginger, lavender, mint, oregano, parsley, rosemary, sage, sweet marjoram, thyme and watercress 6. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, "January in the Garden," 26 Dec. 2020 Herbs: Anise, arugula, basil, bay, chives, cilantro, coriander, dill, fennel, garlic, lavender, mint, oregano, parsley, rosemary, sage, sweet marjoram, thyme and watercress 6. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, "December in the Garden," 28 Nov. 2020 Herbs: Anise, basil, bay laurel, borage, cardamom, chervil, chives, coriander, dill, fennel, garlic, lavender, lemon balm, lovage, mint, nasturtium, oregano, rosemary, sage, sweet marjoram, tarragon, thyme and water cress 6. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, "October in the Garden," 26 Sep. 2020 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, "September in the Garden," 29 Aug. 2020 Herbs: Anise, arugula, basil, bay, chives, cilantro, coriander, dill, fennel, garlic, lavender, mint, oregano, parsley, rosemary, sage, sweet marjoram, thyme and watercress 6. Tom Maccubbin, orlandosentinel.com, "December in the Garden," 29 Nov. 2019 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, "August in the Garden," 27 July 2019 One formulated with mandarin orange, sweet marjoram and lavender is said to provide intense relaxation beneficial for sleep. Molly Creeden, Los Angeles Times, "Will Olivia Alexander become the queen of CBD?," 3 Oct. 2019

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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 12 May. 2021.

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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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