fixings vs ingredient what difference

what is difference between fixings and ingredient

English

Noun

fixings

  1. plural of fixing

Noun

fixings pl (plural only)

  1. The necessary ingredients or components (for something, especially food or a social event).
    all the fixings for a salad
    Julia’s got all the fixings for a great party!
  2. Side dishes or other appropriate accompaniments such as condiments; trimmings.
    I’ll have all of the fixings on Thanksgiving!
    a sandwich with all the fixings

See also

  • fittings
  • fixtures
  • supplies


English

Etymology

From Middle French ingredient, from Latin ingrediens, present participle of ingredior (I go or enter into or onto).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɪnˈɡɹiːdi.ənt/
  • Hyphenation: in‧gre‧di‧ent

Noun

ingredient (plural ingredients)

  1. One of the substances present in a mixture, especially food.
    • By way of analysis we may proceed from compounds to ingredients.
    • 1730, John Arbuthnot, An Essay Concerning the Nature of Aliments
      Water is the chief ingredient in all the animal fluids and solids.

Holonyms

  • mixture

Related terms

  • ingress

Translations

Further reading

  • ingredient on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • ingredient in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • ingredient in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

Catalan

Etymology

From Latin ingrediēns.

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic) IPA(key): /iŋ.ɡɾə.diˈent/
  • (Central) IPA(key): /iŋ.ɡɾə.diˈen/
  • (Valencian) IPA(key): /iŋ.ɡɾe.diˈent/

Noun

ingredient m (plural ingredients)

  1. ingredient

Further reading

  • “ingredient” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “ingredient” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “ingredient” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “ingredient” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Middle French

Noun

ingredient m (plural ingrediens)

  1. ingredient

Romanian

Etymology

From French ingrédient

Noun

ingredient n (plural ingrediente)

  1. ingredient

Declension


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