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Definition 1: (East Indian cookery) a pungent dish of vegetables or meats flavored with curry powder and usually eaten with rice - [noun denoting food]

(curry is a kind of ...) a particular item of prepared food

"she prepared a special dish for dinner"

(... is a kind of curry ) curry made with lamb

(curry belongs to category ...) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

"cooking can be a great art" "people are needed who have experience in cookery" "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"

(curry belongs to a domain located in ...) a group of islands in the Indian and Pacific Oceans between Asia and Australia

Definition 2: give a neat appearance to - [verb of body]

Samples where curry or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • groom the dogs
  • dress the horses

Synonyms for curry in the sense of this definition

(curry is a kind of ...) make more beautiful

(curry has a similar meaning as ...) arrange attractively

"dress my hair for the wedding"

Definition 3: treat by incorporating fat - [verb of change]

Samples where curry or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • curry tanned leather

(curry is a kind of ...) subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition

"process cheese" "process hair" "treat the water so it can be drunk" "treat the lawn with chemicals" "treat an oil spill"

Definition 4: season with a mixture of spices; typical of Indian cooking - [verb of perception]

(curry is a kind of ...) lend flavor to

"Season the chicken breast after roasting it"

(curry belongs to category ...) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

"cooking can be a great art" "people are needed who have experience in cookery" "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"

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