Adjective "Leeks" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Leeks


    Definition:

    1. a plant, Allium ampeloprasum, of the amaryllis family, allied to the onion, having a cylindrical bulb and leaves used in cookery.

    2. any of various allied species.

    Origin:
    leek

    Examples:

    "months can be leeks."