eggplantnoun [ C ]uk /ˈeɡ.plɑːnt/ us /ˈeɡ.plænt/ US UK aubergine
Examples from literature
- Catsup should always be served with eggplant.
- Cook over slow fire or in moderate oven till the eggplant is tender.
- Cut eggplants in halves and scoop out inside, leaving shell half inch thick.
- Do not add salt, as it causes eggplants to turn dark.
- Slice eggplant into thin slices, then slice onions, garlic, tomatoes and pepper quite thin.