What is another word for endive?

Pronunciation: [ˈɛndɪv] (IPA)

Endive, also known as escarole, is a leafy green vegetable that is widely used in cooking. This bitter leafy vegetable belongs to the chicory family, and it has many synonyms such as chicory greens, broad-leaved endive, frisee, and curly endive. While these synonyms are commonly used in the United States, in Europe, it is referred to as Belgian endive. Endive is highly nutritious and boasts plenty of vitamins and minerals. It is popular in salads, soups, and stews. Its unique flavor adds depth to any recipe, and its versatility in cooking makes it a must-have ingredient in every kitchen.

What are the hypernyms for Endive?

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What are the hyponyms for Endive?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the holonyms for Endive?

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What are the meronyms for Endive?

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Usage examples for Endive

This is the endive, as it is known in the States, but it is really chicory.
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The leaves of the endive, of which we are using the roots, make a most delicious salad.
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Then take the Capon out of the broth, and thicken it up with the Eggs, and so dish it up with the Capon, and tostes of White-bread or slices, which you please; and have ready boiled the Marrow of two or three bones with some tender boiled white endive, and strew it over the Capon.
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