Definition of “relish” - English Dictionary

“relish” in British English

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relishverb [ T ]

uk /ˈrel.ɪʃ/ us /ˈrel.ɪʃ/ formal

relishnoun

uk /ˈrel.ɪʃ/ us /ˈrel.ɪʃ/

relish noun (SAUCE)

C2 [ C or U ] a type of sauce that is eaten with food to add flavour to it:

tomato and onion relish
Would you like relish on your burger?

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

“relish” in American English

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relishverb [ T ]

us /ˈrel·ɪʃ/

relish verb [ T ] (ENJOY)

to like or enjoy something:

I enjoyed our vacation, but didn’t relish the twenty-hour trip back home.

relishnoun

us /ˈrel·ɪʃ/

relish noun (SAUCE)

[ C/U ] a type of sauce, usually made of vegetables cut into small pieces, vinegar, and spices, that adds flavor to food:

[ U ] We have relish for the hamburgers and hot dogs.

relish noun (ENJOY)

[ U ] the enjoyment you get from doing something

(Definition of “relish” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)