Origin of onion
Related formson·ion·like, adjectiveon·ion·y, adjective
Examples from the Web for onion
Combine the beans and onion sauce in a 9x9-inch casserole dish and bake for 20 to 25 minutes.Make Carla Hall’s Crispy Shallot Green Bean Casserole|Carla Hall|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Onion routers refers to the TOR network, a system that allows users to mask their location and communicate anonymously online.
Instead, it reminded me of a headline that once ran in The Onion: “Drunken Man Makes Interesting Point About Society.”Karen Armstrong’s New Rule: Religion Isn’t Responsible for Violence|Patricia Pearson|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I confess a particular weakness for his chocolate biscuits and pork pate with onion marmalade.Imagining Prince Charles as King Makes All of Britain Wish They Could Leave Like Scotland|Clive Irving|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rub pork loin with paprika, Cajun seasoning, parsley, onion powder, garlic powder, sugar, salt, and pepper.Epic Meal Empire’s Meat Monstrosities: From the Bacon Spider to the Cinnabattleship|Harley Morenstein|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Chop fine a large Bermuda onion, cover with water, and cook until tender.The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book|Victor Hirtzler
Scald one quart of milk, with half an onion and a stalk of celery; strain into a pitcher and keep hot if convenient.Salads, Sandwiches and Chafing-Dish Dainties|Janet McKenzie Hill
Arrange the fillets on a dish, pour a little of the broth over them, and add the onion and parsley.The Cook's Decameron: A Study in Taste:|Mrs. W. G. Waters
Clear the gravy from the fat, and put into it four ounces of boiled rice, an onion stuck with cloves, and a blade of mace.
First cousin to Archie is the onion, otherwise the flaming rocket.Cavalry of the Clouds|Alan Bott
British Dictionary definitions for onion
Derived Formsoniony, adjective
Word Origin for onion
Idioms and Phrases with onion
see know one's stuff (onions).