Definition of condiment in English:


Syllabification: con·di·ment
Pronunciation: /ˈkändəmənt


  • A substance such as salt or ketchup that is used to add flavor to food.
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    • Nearly all of the credits are written with condiments like mustard and mayonnaise on foods like hamburgers and corn dogs.
    • It was used as a condiment and to flavour pickles and sauces.
    • Food stations need condiments such as ketchup, mustard and mayonnaise.


late Middle English: from Latin condimentum, from condire 'to pickle'.

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