Word of the Day – May 29 – Garnish

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Verb: Garnish  (GAHR-nish)

Definition:

1. Decorate, embellish.

2. To add decorative or savory touches to, as in food or drink.

3.  To equip with accessories or furnishings.

4. To take (as a debtor’s wages) by legal authority:  garnishee.

Sample sentence:  The only difference between the steak dinner at the fancy restaurant and the one at the local diner was the little garnish on the plate and the higher price.