garlicky

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj garlicky relating to or tasting or smelling of garlic "garlicky sauce"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Garlicky Like or containing garlic.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • garlicky Like or containing garlic; smelling of garlic.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Garlicky like garlick
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. gárléacgár, a spear, léac, a leek.

Usage

In literature:

I don't believe you're in a good mood to send back to that garlicky warren.
"The Drums Of Jeopardy" by Harold MacGrath
The earliest signs are a garlicky taste in the mouth and pain in the throat and stomach.
"Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology" by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
Three other men were going up at the same time, who filled the narrow ascent with garlicky effluvia.
"The Greville Memoirs" by Charles C. F. Greville
Steady, now, or thar's an ounce of lead into yer garlicky inside!
"The Maroon" by Mayne Reid
I managed also to escape partaking of a huge garlicky dinner which was being cooked for me.
"Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan, Volume I (of 2)" by Isabella L. Bird
Jersey lamb is sometimes garlicky early in the season.
"Miss Leslie's New Cookery Book" by Eliza Leslie
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In news:

This reworking of a classic Provençal feast offers an abundance of seafood—and reasons to load up on the delicious garlicky sauce.
Bucharest Grill's garlicky chicken shawarma sandwich is a legend in the making.
GARLICKY A well-seasoned paste flavors the pork, which is then cooked slowly.
Italian-American Charm and Garlicky Flavor Bombs at Trattoria La Siciliana.
Try this garlicky cayenne-spiced mayonnaise instead of traditional store-bought versions.
Strawberry avocado salsa and grilled, garlicky-sweet chicken.
Garlicky Summer Squash & Fresh Corn.
Garlicky Summer Squash and Fresh Corn.
The salty sun-dried tomatoes, fresh and bright broccoli, and small morsels of garlicky grilled chicken combine to make a complete, flavorful meal.
Bronson Van Wyck chops the lettuce for this salad very finely to become a topping for crunchy, garlicky toasts.
The salty sun- dried tomatoes, fresh and bright broccoli, and small morsels of garlicky grilled chicken combine to make a complete, flavorful meal.
A Richmond landmark for authentic, garlicky Italian dining, eclectic crowd, feisty service 60 seats, expect to wait.
It's deliciously lemony and garlicky.
If you're one who enjoys a steak dinner now and again, let me ask this question: do you prefer it with a nice sauce, a side of garlicky spinach — or maybe some transglutaminase.
Simply grilled Australian Lamb chops are perfectly matched with manchego bread pudding and quince when accompanied by a rich and garlicky lamb sauce.
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