The Globetrotter’s Glossary: Word of the Day is Garniche


Garniche (N. & V.)

Variables: None.

Roots: Garnish & Niche (Click on the links to find the meanings of the root words on Merriam Webster Dictionary).

Definition: A garnishing — or the act of garnishing — that only a very few people can appreciate.

Example: Clarissa’s sole means of finding a soulmate was to display her thyme-cherry-asafoetida garniche each time a prospective suitor came over, for she believed only he who would feel truly excited seeing it, could appreciate her inner spirit, rather than merely consume her whimsically.


Coldnoon Bureau

Coldnoon Bureau

Coldnoon (International Journal of Travel Writing & Travelling Cultures) is one of the largest online literary magazines published from Asia. It has published authors from all over the world, largely from India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Russia, United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Brazil, Uruguay, Peru, among others.