Definition of 'lentil'
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Example sentences containing 'lentil'
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`Lucky old Sarla,' Oriole said somewhat bitterly, over the lentil bake. NOTHING TO WEAR AND NOWHERE TO HIDE: A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES (1999)They were eating a lentil and carrot bake -- Hugh and Clive had lately become vegetarians. NOTHING TO WEAR AND NOWHERE TO HIDE: A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES (1999)She'd smiled beatifically and said seriously, `Would you hate lentil soup? THE TARTAN RINGERS (1999)
Trends of 'lentil'
Used Occasionally. lentil is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'lentil'
British English: lentil NOUN
Lentils are the seeds of a lentil plant. They are usually dried and are used to make soups and stews.
Definition of lentil from the Collins English Dictionary
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