Examples of vinegar in a Sentence
glad to see his old friend was still full of vinegar after so many years
Recent Examples of vinegar from the Web
Stir in tomato juice, vinegar, oil, sugar, salt and pepper.
That's not to say that apple cider vinegar is useless.
Dress with 2 tablespoons olive oil, balsamic vinegar and maple syrup.
With skillet on medium, add 2 tablespoons butter, cherries, onion, vinegar, brandy, teaspoon salt, and a light sprinkling of black pepper.
Uncover pot, stir in vinegar, and top with squash and scallions.
One of my favorite ways to enjoy this summer classic is to toss it with feta cheese and a drizzle of good quality balsamic vinegar.
Meanwhile, in a large bowl combine tomatoes, arugula, basil, oil, vinegar, garlic and salt.
There is not much need for side dishes: cucumbers tossed with seemingly more sugar than vinegar; Hmong-style beef, jerkylike in texture, fried with tsaoko (a type of wild black cardamom) and cinnamon and jarringly sweet.
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VINEGAR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of vinegar for English Language Learners
: a sour liquid that is used to flavor or preserve foods or to clean things
VINEGAR Defined for Kids
Definition of vinegar for Students
: a sour liquid made from cider, wine, or malt and used to flavor or preserve foods
History for vinegar
The English word vinegar came from the medieval French words vin egre with the same meaning. The literal meaning of vin egre is “sour wine,” reflecting the fact that vinegar was often made from old wine in which the alcohol has oxidized.
Medical Definition of vinegar
1: a sour liquid used as a condiment or a preservative that is obtained by acetic fermentation of dilute alcoholic liquids (as fermented cider, malt beer, or wine) or of dilute distilled alcohol
2: a pharmaceutical solution of the active principles of drugs in dilute acetic acid usually prepared by maceration aromatic vinegar
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