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Synonyms for ginger
ˈdʒɪn dʒərgin·ger

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gingernoun

    perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems

    gingerroot, powdered ginger, peppiness, pep

    uncolored, uncoloured

  2. ginger, powdered gingernoun

    dried ground gingerroot

    gingerroot, powdered ginger, peppiness, pep

    uncoloured, uncolored

  3. ginger, gingerrootnoun

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

    gingerroot, powdered ginger, peppiness, pep

    uncolored, uncoloured

  4. pep, peppiness, gingeradjective

    liveliness and energy

    "this tonic is guaranteed to give you more pep"

    gingerroot, powdered ginger, peppiness, pep

    uncolored, uncoloured

  5. ginger, gingeryverb

    (used especially of hair or fur) having a bright orange-brown color

    "a man with gingery hair and bright blue eyes"; "a ginger kitten"


    uncoloured, uncolored

  6. gingerverb

    add ginger to in order to add flavor

    "ginger the soup"

    uncolored, uncoloured

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "ginger":

    kang, jiang


  1. List of known nicknames for "Ginger":

    David Walls

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. ginger

    Zingiber officinale

  2. ginger

    Chinese medicine Zingiber officinale, gan jiang

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  1. Deputy Chief Inspector Nicole Broster:

    ( SWNS) The gruesome discovery took place on March 9 outside of an unidentified building in the Cricklewood neighborhood. When the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals( RSPCA) arrived to make the rescue, they had to call for backup. Deputy Chief Inspector Nicole Broster told the outlet that firefighters had to use car-crash rescue machinery to remove the section of the fence the cat was trapped on. The male ginger and white cat was found at 3:50 a.m. on March 9. ( SWNS) WHY YOUR PET ’S FOOD BOWL COULD BE MAKING YOU SICK When I got there I was incredibly shocked — in all my years with the RSPCA I have never seen anything like it. This poor cat literally had two metal posts protruding through his body.

  2. Eric Clapton:

    Ginger Baker saw something about me that I never thought before, Ginger Baker would say it is about time.

  3. Rachel Begun:

    The flavor is rich from the walnuts and cocoa powder, and thecombination of orange, dates and vanilla make it sweet. The ginger adds a nice touch of zing.

  4. Monica Reinagel:

    Take two ginger capsules every hour with water.

  5. Prince Harry:

    If you’re a man, woman, gay, straight, black, white, whatever – even ginger – why wouldn’t you come and have a test?

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