Definition of 'clove'
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Crack the garlic cloves and flake away the skin. Times, Sunday Times (2017)When cool enough to handle, pop the garlic cloves out of their skins and set aside. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Scatter a bulb of garlic cloves around the turkey in the tin, and add a few lemon halves and a handful of rosemary sprigs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Place them in a large pan with the milk, mustard, cloves and bay. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Add the onion, garlic, cloves and bay leaves and season well. The Sun (2016)Add the remaining garlic clove, fry for 2 minutes then discard. The Sun (2016)Finely chop a garlic clove and add this. The Sun (2012)Remove the garlic clove and bay leaf before serving. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Add the onion with cloves and the bay leaves to the pan. The Sun (2015)Rub the fondue dish with the cloves of garlic. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Stir in the ground cloves and add to the bacon. The Sun (2011)You need a decent frost to split the growing bulb into individual cloves. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Split a bulb into individual cloves and discard any showing signs of rot or mould. The Sun (2012)Slice one onion; stud the other one with the bay leaf and clove. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Often the oil in the tin was flavoured with bay, cloves or peppercorns. Food Watch (1994)Heat the oil in a large frying pan and add the peppercorns, cloves and bay leaf. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Add the bay leaf and garlic clove, if using. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Peel and thinly slice 2 garlic cloves in rounds. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Ground cloves are used to treat athlete's foot and are good for the digestive system. The Sun (2012)Chop a couple of large onions and three or four cloves of garlic and soften in a pan in a tablespoon of olive oil. The Sun (2007)There is a whole teaspoon of ground cloves in this recipe, which may prove too much for some. The Sun (2013)Simmer milk with onion, cloves, bay and peppercorns. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Chop remaining 2 cloves garlic, sprinkle with salt and work to a paste. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Stick cloves in the ground 1cm down and 10cm apart. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Put the bulb, exposed cloves upwards, in the centre of a piece of kitchen foil. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Meanwhile, beat a small clove of crushed garlic into half a large pot of natural Greek yoghurt. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Add finely chopped small green chilli and a clove of crushed garlic, sauté for a further 3-4 minutes. The Sun (2014)For the tomato sauce Heat a saucepan, add a splash of oil and a finely sliced clove of garlic. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Sift in the flour, baking powder, ground cloves and salt and fold through with a large metal spoon. The Sun (2011)Push the herbs and, if you wish, one sliced clove of garlic into the natural openings in the meat. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'clove'
British English: clove /kləʊv/ NOUN
Cloves are small dried flower buds used as a spice.
...chicken soup with cloves.
- American English: clove
- Arabic: كَبْشُ قَرَنْفُل
- Brazilian Portuguese: cravo-da-índia
- Chinese: 丁香
- Croatian: klinčić
- Czech: hřebíček koření
- Danish: nellike
- Dutch: kruidnagel
- European Spanish: clavo especia
- Finnish: neilikka mauste
- French: clou de girofle
- German: Gewürznelke
- Greek: μοσχοκάρφι
- Italian: chiodo di garofano
- Japanese: クローブ
- Korean: 정향
- Norwegian: kryddernellik
- Polish: goździk przyprawa
- European Portuguese: cravo-da-índia
- Romanian: cuișor
- Russian: гвоздика
- Spanish: clavo especia
- Swedish: klyfta
- Thai: กานพลู
- Turkish: karanfil baharat
- Ukrainian: гвоздика
- Vietnamese: đinh hương
Definition of clove from the Collins English Dictionary
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