What is another word for mignonette?

8 synonyms found


[ mɪɡnənˈɛt], [ mɪɡnənˈɛt], [ m_ɪ_ɡ_n_ə_n_ˈɛ_t]

Mignonette is a French word that refers to a type of sauce made from vinegar, shallots, and crushed peppercorns. It is often served with raw oysters, but can also be used to flavor other seafood dishes. If you're looking to mix things up in the kitchen, here are a few synonyms for mignonette that can add a different twist to your recipes: vinaigrette, salsa verde, chimichurri, gremolata, salsa criolla, and romesco sauce. These sauces are all made from a combination of herbs, spices, oils, and vinegars, and can be used to add depth of flavor to a variety of dishes, from roasted vegetables to grilled meats.

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What are the hypernyms for Mignonette?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Mignonette?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for mignonette (as nouns)

What are the holonyms for Mignonette?

Holonyms are words that denote a whole whose part is denoted by another word.

Usage examples for Mignonette

As this fantastic performance went forward, the skies overhead slowly became more luminous; there was a sense of warmth and clear daylight beginning to tell; the birds were singing and chattering and calling everywhere; and the sweet, pure air of the morning, as it stirred, and no more than stirred, the trembling leaves, brought with it a scent of mignonette that seemed to speak of the coming of June.
"Prince Fortunatus"
William Black
In the garden near the villa were many familiar flowers in a thrifty condition, such as lilacs, white and scarlet honeysuckles, sweet peas, yellow tiger-lilies and peonies, besides some curious specimens of cacti and a wonderfully fragrant bed of low-growing mignonette.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
7. Bachelors' buttons and mignonette in the center of the table connected with small baskets of mignonette at the corners of the table by ribbon matching the blue bachelors' buttons, tied on the handle of each basket.
"Entertaining Made Easy"
Emily Rose Burt

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