An aromatic plant related to marjoram, with leaves that are used fresh or dried as a culinary herb.
- Origanum vulgare, family Labiatae
- Try it with basil, bay, garlic, thyme, and even oregano to add depth and a subtle perfume to your foods.
- Then a handful of fresh, chopped oregano, thyme, basil and tarragon was added.
- Fill containers with herbs, such as oregano, trailing rosemary, salvias, or thyme.
Late 18th century: from Spanish, variant of origanum.
Words that rhyme with oreganoAmericano, Arno, boliviano, Bolzano, Carnot, chicano, guano, Kano, llano, Locarno, Lugano, Marciano, Marrano, meccano, Pisano, poblano, Romano, siciliano, soprano, Sukarno
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