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noun as in dill pickle


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Bakkus took her hand which held a fork on which was prodded a gherkin--they were at lunch--and raised it to his lips.

Spread toast with horseradish butter, lay on strips of tunnyfish and garnish with slices of gherkin.

Tommy says a Gherkin once saved his father's life by killing a snake.

Tommy's father gave the Gherkin a lot of money to put in his pocket, but he wouldn't take it.

I rode up and into the tent, and, looking about, saw among other things one bottle of gherkin pickles about one quart of them.

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On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gherkin, such as: garlic pickle, kosher dill pickle, and sour pickle.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.