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  Words related to ginger

Related / Similar Words: pep, peppiness, gingerroot, powdered ginger, gingery

 

Definition:
  • liveliness and energy; "this tonic is guaranteed to give you more pep";
  • pungent rhizome of the common ginger plant; used fresh as a seasoning especially in Oriental cookery;
  • dried ground gingerroot;
  • perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems;
  • add ginger to in order to add flavor; "ginger the soup";
  • (used especially of hair or fur) having a bright orange-brown color; "a man with gingery hair and bright blue eyes"; "a ginger kitten";

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    Hyponyms: common ginger, Canton ginger, stem ginger, Zingiber officinale, galangal, Alpinia galanga, lesser galangal, Alpinia officinarum, Alpinia officinalis, red ginger, Alpinia purpurata, shellflower, shall-flower, shell ginger, Alpinia Zerumbet, Alpinia speciosa, Languas speciosa

     

    Substance Meronyms: powdered ginger, ginger ale, ginger pop

     

    Part Meronyms: common ginger, Canton ginger, stem ginger, Zingiber officinale

     

    Member Meronyms: Zingiber, genus Zingiber

     

    Derivational Morphology: gingerroot, powdered ginger

     

    Anagrams: ringer, erring

     

    Language Translations:
    Bulgarian: джинджифил   Catalan: gengebre  
    Danish: ingefær   Dutch: gember  
    Esperanto: zingibro   Finnish: inkivääri  
    French: gingembre   Galician: xenxibre  
    German: Ingwer   Greek: πιπερόρριζα  
    Italian: zenzero   Japanese: 生姜  
    Polish: imbir   Slovene: ingver  
    Spanish: jengibre   Swedish: ingefära  
    Tagalog: luya   Telugu: అల్లం  
     
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