noun, plural to·ma·toes.
Origin of tomato
Examples from the Web for tomato
The tomato sauce is ‘gravy’ to many Italian-Americans of a certain class.Tales of a Jailhouse Gourmet: How I learned to Cook in Prison|Daniel Genis|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The sandwich is made with thick tiles of quality bread and adorned with lettuce and tomato.Become a Fried Seafood Believer at South Beach Market|Jane & Michael Stern|April 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mongolians bravely swallow a glass of pickled sheep eyeballs mixed into tomato juice to chase away their morning-after blues.
Neighboring families war over who makes the best, most authentic, recipe for everything from tomato sauce to minestrone.
Tommy and I would leave just after the tomato harvest to travel around Italy.
Always serve either cream or tomato sauce with croquettes and cutlets and garnish them with parsley or cress.Mrs. Wilson's Cook Book|Mary A. Wilson
Place on toast, cover with tomato sauce, and put a few leaves of fresh mint on top before serving.The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book|Victor Hirtzler
Tomato preserves are highly relished by some; likewise tomato pies.
The tomato, by reason of its natural acidity, is readily sterilized and so can be preserved easily in glass or tin.The Tomato|Paul Work
In one series, tomato and potato cuttings, which had flagged in the cutting bed, revived when grafted.