Adjective "Garlicky" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Garlicky


    Definition:

    1. a hardy plant, Allium sativum, of the amaryllis family whose strongly, pungent bulb is used in cookery and medicine.

    2. any of various other plants of the genus Allium.

    3. the bulb of such a plant, consisting of smaller bulbs, or cloves, used in cooking, sometimes in the form of a powder or flakes.

    4. the flavor or smell of this bulb. adjective

    5. cooked, flavored, or seasoned with garlic: garlic bread; garlic salt.

    6. of or relating to garlic.

    Origin:
    garlic

    Examples:

    "meals can be garlicky."

    "lentilses can be garlicky."

    "hinterlands can be garlicky."

    "flavours can be garlicky."