Definition for onions (2 of 2)
Origin of onion
OTHER WORDS FROM onionon·ion·like, adjectiveon·ion·y, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for onions
On busier roads, elderly, scarved women sat by piles of potatoes and onions hoping forlornly for a sale.As the Key Battle Looms, a Report from Ukraine's Front Lines|Jamie Dettmer|August 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The salmon is presented atop a mound of sautéed vegetables: mushrooms, peppers, squash, onions, leafy greens, and herbs.Spaghetti for Breakfast?! Not So Crazy at This Idaho Farm Café|Jane & Michael Stern|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions—on a sesame seed bun.Have We Reached ‘Peak Burger’? The Crazy Fetishization of Our Most Basic Comfort Food|Brandon Presser|July 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He uses a spatula to flatten the onions and the meat together, creating a broad circular patty with an uneven edge.
In El Reno, when you order a hamburger, an onion-fried burger is assumed, unless you instruct the cook to leave the onions out.
Cut the fish into large pieces, and lay part of it on the pork and onions.Directions for Cookery, in its Various Branches|Eliza Leslie
Put back the rings of onions into this, and let them simmer gently.Cassell's Vegetarian Cookery|A. G. Payne
Other products are sesame, cotton, cucumbers, water-melons and onions.
The flat but narrow leaves of Jonquils, Daffodils, and the cylindrical leaf of Onions are other instances.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
Potatoes were not as yet cultivated in New England, onions were not generally, and tomatoes were looked upon as poisonous.
British Dictionary definitions for onions (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for onions (2 of 2)
Derived forms of oniononiony, adjective
Word Origin for onion
Idioms and Phrases with onions
see know one's stuff (onions).