Definition of "radishes" []

  • Any of various plants of the genus Raphanus, esp R. sativus of Europe and Asia, cultivated for its edible root: family Brassicaceae (crucifers) (noun)
  • The root of this plant, which has a pungent taste and is eaten raw in salads (noun)
  • Plural form of radish. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "radishes" in a sentence
  • "The radishes were a bit strong when eaten raw last week so this week we'll be eating them cooked--braised radishes to be more specific, served with mashed russet potatoes, roasted Brussels sprouts, and pork chops."
  • "Next to the radishes is a small dish of fresh, soft, unsalted butter and another small dish of sea salt."
  • "In my kitchen, I often throw together raitas and pachadis with commonly available vegetables such as radishes, cucumbers and carrots."