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ˈɛn daɪv, ɑnˈdiven·dive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. endive, witloof, Cichorium endivia(noun)

    widely cultivated herb with leaves valued as salad green; either curly serrated leaves or broad flat ones that are usually blanched

  2. chicory escarole, endive, escarole(noun)

    variety of endive having leaves with irregular frilled edges


  1. endive(Noun)

    A leafy salad vegetable which is often confused with chicory.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Endive(noun)

    a composite herb (Cichorium Endivia). Its finely divided and much curled leaves, when blanched, are used for salad

    Etymology: [F. endive (cf. Pr., Sp. Pg., & It. endivia), fr. a deriv. of L. intibus, intybus, endive.]


  1. Endive

    Endive, Cichorium endivia, is a leaf vegetable belonging to the daisy family. Endive can be cooked or used raw in salads.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Endive

    en′div, n. an annual or biennial plant of the same genus as chicory, used as a salad. [Fr.,—L. intubus.]

Anagrams for endive »

  1. envied

  2. devein

  3. veined

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of endive in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of endive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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    having or resembling a stinger or barb
    • A. elusive
    • B. appellative
    • C. aculeate
    • D. omnifarious

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