orange peel


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orange peel

n
1. the thick pitted rind of an orange
2. anything resembling this in surface texture, such as skin or porcelain
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.orange peel - the rind of an orangeorange peel - the rind of an orange    
peel, skin - the rind of a fruit or vegetable
orange - round yellow to orange fruit of any of several citrus trees
orange zest - tiny bits of orange peel
2.orange peel - strips of orange peel cooked in sugar and coated with sugar
candied citrus peel - strips of citrus peel cooked in a sugar syrup
References in classic literature ?
So I used to come out at night after they'd gone to bed, and feel about in the dark for bits of biscuit, or sangwitches that you'd left in the office, or even pieces of orange peel to put into cold water and make believe it was wine.
Now the only thing they drank was "horse's neck"--a long, soft, cool drink with an apple peel or an orange peel floating in it.
I well remember one morning, as we were on the stand waiting for a fare, that a young man, carrying a heavy portmanteau, trod on a piece of orange peel which lay on the pavement, and fell down with great force.
Pickwick took another, just to see whether there was any orange peel in the punch, because orange peel always disagreed with him; and finding that there was not, Mr.
We are breathing an atmosphere hot with gas, and fragrant with orange peel.
Suppose a man stepped on an orange peel in that yard; there would be nothing for him to seize; nothing could keep him from rolling; five revolutions would bring him to the edge, and over he would go.
When a man falls from a precipice or slips on a piece of orange peel, his body behaves as if it were devoid of life.
It was like slipping on a bit of orange peel in the dark and breaking your leg.
Varieties were kept in the main plots, while subplots received four insecticides, Thiamethoxam 25 GW at the rate of 24 g acre,-1 Imidaclopride 20% EC at the rate of 70 ml acre,-1 Acetamiprid 20 SP at the rate of 150 g acre,-1 Orange peel extract at the rate of 2500 ml acre-1.
It is made with a grist of 2-Row, Wheat Malt, Carapils and hopped to 18 IBUs with Warrior, Hallertau, and Cascade; and the addition of Lemon and Orange Peel.
by Times News Service Orange peel enhances the flavours of a dish.
Designed for quick fixes, new Homax PRO GRADE Orange Peel and Knockdown Ceiling Textures can decrease the time it takes to repair ceilings versus traditional methods: repair time goes from from two days to two hours.