from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A garden in which vegetables, fruits, and herbs are grown for household consumption.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A garden used for growing fruit, vegetables and/or herbs for use in the kitchen.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a garden where vegetables are cultivated for household use.
- n. See under Garden.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A garden or piece of ground appropriated to the raising of vegetables for the table.
- n. A kindergarten in which kitchen-work is taught.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a small garden where vegetables are grown
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They seemed to have sprouted from the forest floor, with their reddish-brown skin the color of autumn leaves, as doe-eyed as the deer that occasionally wandered into their kitchen garden to snack.
Even on days that would eventually prove to be clear, Ada could seldom make out even the palings of the fence around the kitchen garden through the fog.
He led the strangers to a secluded spot among the sea-kale pots in the kitchen garden and left them.
But they had also made a brick-kiln in the kitchen garden and baked in it at least a dozen quite satisfactory bricks.
Emerging from the Old House and from the gate to the courtyard which surrounded it, he encountered Mrs Cantrip coming from the kitchen garden with a bunch of parsley in her hand.
A few moments later Fancy joined Kit in the kitchen garden with the kinetoscope.
If Spanish gold, the gold of King Philip's Americas, had to end up in the kitchen garden of a great house in England, it should more likely have come via the son of a Devon sea-dog than by the order of a nameless Russian bureaucrat in some dusty office in Dzerzhinsky Street.
There was a crab like that in the spinney behind his own kitchen garden wall at home, and like this one it was laden with fruit.
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My mind went back to Bathwick, and in the end she took me out and showed me the little path through the kitchen garden which led down to the Vicarage stile.