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culinary

[ kyoo-luh-ner-ee, kuhl-uh- ]SEE DEFINITION OF culinary

Synonyms for culinary

  • comestible
  • delicious
  • dietary
  • edible
  • fit
  • good
  • kosher
  • safe
  • savory
  • succulent
  • appetizing
  • delish
  • digestible
  • esculent
  • harmless
  • nutritious
  • nutritive
  • palatable
  • piquant
  • satisfying
  • scrumptious
  • tasty
  • tempting
  • wholesome
  • yummy
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Antonyms for culinary

  • disagreeable
  • distasteful
  • harmful
  • inadequate
  • poisonous
  • unpleasant
  • unsuitable
  • inedible
  • undelicious
  • uneatable
  • unpalatable
  • unwholesome
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CULINARY

The best hotel and all its culinary myrmidons, were set to work to prepare the feast.

The most convenient application of steam for culinary purposes is, when it directly acts upon the substance to be heated.

Also the losses to the culinary outfit did make problems for the trip.

And she vanished again into the culinary kingdom over which she presided.

Of the culinary stores provided there never could be a complaint.

The intellectual harmony of a dinner is as important as the culinary harmony.

Through the glass panels was to be seen a host of every kind of culinary bottles.

The cocoanut is largely used for culinary purposes in the Islands.

Quin was not in the least interested in her culinary accomplishments.

We know that she had a gift for cooking that amounted almost to culinary inspiration.

WORD ORIGIN

1630s, "of the kitchen," from Latin culinarius "pertaining to the kitchen," from culina "kitchen, food" (see kiln). Meaning "of cookery" is from 1650s.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CULINARY

eatable

adjectiveable to be consumed
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