Definition of 'pickle'
Example sentences containing 'pickle'
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Slice in half and serve with the dill pickle. The Sun (2015)It was worth going just for the cheese and pickle sandwiches. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This consists of cured meats and pickles served with delicious oozing melted cheese. The Sun (2012)Try mozzarella and tomatoes rather than cheese and pickle. The Sun (2007)Present in vinegar which thereby can be used to preserve or pickle foods. The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)They combine well with quickly pickled cucumber and rocket. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Pickles and sauces such as ketchup and mayo often contain more salt than you think. The Sun (2010)He served it in a buttered bun with two dill pickle slices. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Cheese and pickle and a heart attack anyone? Times, Sunday Times (2009)Or a cheese and pickle sandwich. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's also a preservative so most pickles contain vinegar of some kind. The Sun (2014)On the bar sat jars of pickles, preserves and olives. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Alternatively, bottle some or stew up a chutney or pickle. Times, Sunday Times (2014)After cooking, either freeze or pickle in vinegar. The Sun (2011)Good with a chunky tomato sauce or pickle, or a big crunchy salad. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Add the dill pickles, mint and chilli. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I also like the flavour from vinegar around pickles. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Serve the cauliflower mash with the curry, topped with fresh coriander and a spoonful of lime pickle or mango chutney. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Pink fish overpowered by pickles. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She puts a lunch tray of salad in front of me and a supper tray of something simple like cold meat, pickles and fruit. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Onions put West Indies in a pickle. Times, Sunday Times (2009)With a dash of balsamic vinegar and some sugar, you have luxurious strands of sweet, lightly pickled onions. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He was not a good cook, but had a pronounced taste for spicy pickles, opening new jars before the old ones in the fridge had been finished. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'pickle'
British English: pickle NOUN
Pickles are vegetables or fruit, which have been kept in liquid for a long time to give them a strong, sharp taste.
...a bowl of sliced pickles in lemon juice.
British English: pickle VERB
When you pickle food, you keep it in vinegar or salt water so that it does not go bad, and it develops a strong, sharp taste.
Select your favourite fruit or vegetable and pickle them while they are still fresh.
Definition of pickle from the Collins English Dictionary
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