Definition of “borage” - English Dictionary


“borage” in English

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boragenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbɒr.ɪdʒ/ us /ˈbɔːr.ɪdʒ/

Examples from literature

  • Borage. —Its pretty blue flowers are used for garnishing salads. 
  • For a thick growth of borage had sprung up by it, where perhaps a small garden patch had once been cultivated, for there was a pear-tree near. 
  • Nothing better for him that is melancholy than to steep this and borage in his ordinary drink. 

(Definition of “borage” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)