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Synonyms of ginger

Noun


1. ginger, herb, herbaceous plant

usage: perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems

2. ginger, powdered ginger, spice

usage: dried ground gingerroot

3. ginger, gingerroot, flavorer, flavourer, flavoring, flavouring, seasoner, seasoning

usage: pungent rhizome of the common ginger plant; used fresh as a seasoning especially in Asian cookery

4. pep, peppiness, ginger, liveliness, life, spirit, sprightliness

usage: liveliness and energy; "this tonic is guaranteed to give you more pep"

Verb


1. ginger, zest, spice, spice up

usage: add ginger to in order to add flavor; "ginger the soup"

Adjective


1. ginger, gingery, colored (vs. uncolored), coloured, colorful

usage: (used especially of hair or fur) having a bright orange-brown color; "a man with gingery hair and bright blue eyes"; "a ginger kitten"

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