Olive

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Definition

an olive: a small, green or black, sour-tasting fruit (eaten in salads and used to make oil)
noun

Examples

  • "A discerning shopper like yourself might be interested in our olive of the week: the Moorish."
  • "Jean : Thank you for the olives!"
  • "I can't stand martinis without olives."
  • "Al Capone : Yeah, I'll have a martini with an olive."
  • "Brian : Oh, I'm terribly sorry, but we don't have any more olives."
  • "Shop assistant : Olives!"
  • "Jean : I would like to buy some olives for my apéritif tonight."
  • "Al Capone : No olives?"

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