What is another word for almond?

Pronunciation: [ˈɒlmənd] (IPA)

Almonds are a type of nut that is commonly used in cooking and baking. However, there are also many synonyms for the word "almond," which can be helpful to know if you are looking for alternative ingredients or trying to describe a particular flavor or aroma. Some of the most common synonyms for almond include marzipan, frangipane, and amaretto. Other less well-known words that can be used to describe the taste or smell of almonds include prunus dulcis, amygdalus communis, and metzg. Regardless of what term you use to describe this delicious and versatile nut, it's sure to add a rich and nutty flavor to your favorite recipes.

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Usage examples for Almond

At the top of each correspondence card which served as an invitation, she glued half an almond shell upon which a face was marked in ink.
"Entertaining Made Easy"
Emily Rose Burt
The Phantom searched the almond-shaped eyes for a sign of a twinkle, but found none.
"The Gray Phantom's Return"
Herman Landon
The almond-shaped eyes narrowed a trifle as the Phantom shook his hand, and for an instant he seemed about to say something.
"The Gray Phantom's Return"
Herman Landon

Famous quotes with Almond

  • I said to the almond tree, "Friend, speak to me of God," and the almond tree blossomed.
    Nikos Kazantzakis
  • Maybe you're right, boss. It all depends on the way you look at it. Look, one day I had gone to a little village. An old grandfather of ninety was busy planting an almond tree. 'What, grandad' I exclaimed. 'Planting an almond tree' and he, bent as he was, turned round and said, 'My son, I carry on as if I should never die.' I replied, 'And I carry on as if I was going to die any minute.' Which of us was right, boss
    Nikos Kazantzakis
  • Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
    Mark Twain
  • White as the blossoms which the almond tree, Above its bald and leafless branches bears.
    Margaret Junkin Preston
  • I said to the almond tree: "Speak to me of God." and the almond tree blossomed.
    Nikos Kazantzakis

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