celery stick

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n celery stick celery stalks cut into small sticks
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Usage

In literature:

And I don't care who the man is, I says that a stick of celery that isn't scrubbed with the scrubbing-brush is not clean.
"The Woodlanders" by Thomas Hardy
Chop up half an onion, half a carrot, half a stick of celery, a small bit of fat bacon, and fry them in two ounces of butter.
"The Cook's Decameron: A Study in Taste:" by Mrs. W. G. Waters
Then behind the cream there were two or three heads of broccoli, and a stick of celery as thick as a man's wrist.
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
Season with salt, pepper and a little celery-salt, and moisten with just enough milk to make it stick together.
"Health on the Farm" by H. F. Harris
He also raised fifty or sixty sticks of celery every year, which sold for threepence apiece.
"Change in the Village" by (AKA George Bourne) George Sturt
A few sticks of celery.
"New Vegetarian Dishes" by Mrs. Bowdich
That'll bleach you, my flash horse-thief, like a stick of celery!
"Nevermore" by Rolf Boldrewood
Stick round the inside of the edges, full sprigs of pepper-grass, or curled parsley, or the green tops of celery.
"Miss Leslie's New Cookery Book" by Eliza Leslie
A lady said I was like a white stick of celery grown in a dark cellar.
"The Celebrity at Home" by Violet Hunt
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In news:

Hand a group of kids a bowl of celery sticks and they pay no mind.
Keeping your holiday buffet healthy doesn't doom you to celery stalks and carrot sticks.
You can use this as a dip for almost everything, from bread sticks to celery sticks.
God forbid she indulge in more than a celery stick.
The custom of using a celery stick as a garnish for a Bloody Mary supposedly originated at Chicago's Ambassador East Hotel in the 1960s.
Boiling water4 stalks celery, diced 2 small onions, chopped1 stick butter 2 cans evaporated milk2 bay leaves, crushed 1tsp.
Soup 1 Tbs olive oil 1 onion, diced 1 large carrot, diced 1 stick of celery, diced 1 1/2 litres chicken or vegetable stock 200g lentils 1 smoked ham hock 2 bay leaves Salt and freshly ground black pepper Pide to serve.
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