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Definitions and Synonyms of garnish | Another word for garnish | What is garnish?

Definition 1: any decoration added as a trimming or adornment - [noun denoting artifact]

(garnish is a kind of ...) something used to beautify

Definition 2: something (such as parsley) added to a dish for flavor or decoration - [noun denoting food]

(garnish is a kind of ...) something used to beautify

(... is a kind of garnish ) a flavorful addition on top of a dish

Definition 3: decorate (food), as with parsley or other ornamental foods - [verb of creation]

Synonyms for garnish in the sense of this definition

(garnish is a kind of ...) make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.

"Decorate the room for the party" "beautify yourself for the special day"

(garnish has a similar meaning as ...) kill and prepare for market or consumption

"dress a turkey"

(garnish has a similar meaning as ...) put a dressing on

"dress the salads"

Definition 4: take a debtor's wages on legal orders, such as for child support - [verb of possession]

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

  • His employer garnished his wages in order to pay his debt

Synonyms for garnish in the sense of this definition

(garnish is a kind of ...) take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority

"The FBI seized the drugs" "The customs agents impounded the illegal shipment" "The police confiscated the stolen artwork"

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