noun, plural to·ma·toes.
Origin of tomato
Examples from the Web for tomatoes
The tomatoes' crunch and tang add new dimensions of delight.The Ultimate Southern Cheeseburger Created in South Carolina|Jane & Michael Stern|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Chile relleno is another meatless meal, served in a mild salsa ranchero redolent of tomatoes.
I lived for my packages from home of eggplants and asparagus and tomatoes and broccoli and elephant garlic.Tales of a Jailhouse Gourmet: How I learned to Cook in Prison|Daniel Genis|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Tomatoes are nightshades, a plant family whose other members include tobacco, potatoes, pimentos, peppers, eggplant and paprika.
Return the chicken to the pan with half of the tomatoes and the tarragon.Daniel Boulud Reveals His 4 Favorite Recipes From His New Cookbook|Daniel Boulud|October 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Then add four tomatoes peeled and chopped; one-half tablespoonful salt; a few grains cayenne and one-fourth teaspoonful paprika.Stevenson Memorial Cook Book|Various
Potatoes were not as yet cultivated in New England, onions were not generally, and tomatoes were looked upon as poisonous.
"But it must be finer yet for some things, like lettuce and tomatoes," said Mr. Blake.Daddy Takes Us to the Garden|Howard R. Garis
Peel the tomatoes, cut off the stem end and scoop out the core and seeds.
Also he cultivated the little garden-yard behind the house, and he had a small greenhouse with tomatoes.Tono Bungay|H. G. Wells