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Synonyms for lentil
ˈlɛn tɪl, -tllentil

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lentilnoun

    round flat seed of the lentil plant used for food

    lentil plant

  2. lentilnoun

    the fruit or seed of a lentil plant

    lentil plant

  3. lentil, lentil plant, Lens culinarisnoun

    widely cultivated Eurasian annual herb grown for its edible flattened seeds that are cooked like peas and also ground into meal and for its leafy stalks that are used as fodder

    lentil plant

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  1. bean

    a round flat seed that you boil before you eat it. you normally buy lentils in dried form.

    let's make a lentil soup with bacon or ham.

    Submitted by JP03 on August 5, 2015  

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  1. List of paraphrases for "lentil":

    lentils, lenses, lens, lantern

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  1. Samantha Heller:

    There is no one miracle food that will launch us into immortality, the lifestyle as a whole must be considered, including daily physical activity and eating less( of) animal foods like meat, cheese and butter. It is easiest to encourage people to eat a variety of plant foods such as salads, trail mix, roasted vegetables, pasta primavera, almond butter and banana sandwiches, lentil soup, or edamame hummus.

  2. Amy Levin:

    I'll make lentil soup in the pots I bought myself, but the pot I inherited from my grandmother, I don't know. She never wanted to put lentils in that thing!

  3. Jane Fallon:

    I get up, I play, I have soup, lentil soup, I have a little nap like a toddler and then Im ready to go again.

  4. Tamara Duker Freuman:

    A salad with grilled chicken is fine, but try adding a baked sweet potato, a heaping scoop of chickpeas or even a thick, hearty lentil soup.

  5. Robert Graham:

    One of my favorite things to cook is a lentil, mushroom, tomato Bolognese( see recipe for Vegan Bolognese below). I love it because it's stealth health — people think they are eating meat.

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