Adjectives for Rice | Words to describe Rice


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  • 1. Turning the soil for the annual crop of irrigated rice begins in the middle of December and continues nearly two months. 🔊
  • 2. It was dotted over with beautiful groves of the sugar maple, yielding quantities of delicious sugar, and wild rice swamps were abundant. 🔊
  • 3. The rice polish, which is a by-product secured by rubbing off with brushes the outside coating of the brown rice, is much cheaper. 🔊
  • 4. When the water was boiling very fast, the husband upset the kettle, and instead of water, out came wild rice! 🔊
  • 5. By the side of the table where I sat was a wooden pun of unwashed rice bowls, against which lay the filthy domestic dog. 🔊
  • 6. It is never drunk by the women, though they do eat the sweet rice kernels from the jar, and they, as well as the men, manufacture it. 🔊
  • 7. Thus my time passes away, as I wait for the coolies who sit on a log in the open road feeding on common basins of dry rice. 🔊
  • 8. From it he took a two-quart olla containing water, a small wooden bowl of cooked rice, a bottle of native cane sugar, and a head-ax. 🔊
  • 9. All relatives again spend the night at the house, from which they return to their own dwellings after breakfast of the second day and each goes laden with a plate of cooked rice. 🔊
  • 10. The earth in this room is excavated so that the floor is about 1 foot lower than that of the remainder of the building, and in its center the peculiar double wooden rice mortar is imbedded in the earth. 🔊
  • 11. Title to all buildings, building lands in the pueblo, and irrigated rice lands is recognized for at least two generations, though unoccupied during that time. 🔊
  • 12. When the pellicle has been pounded loose the grain is winnowed on a large round tray by a series of dexterous movements, removing all chaff and dirt with scarcely the loss of a kernel of good rice. 🔊
  • 13. White and purple orchids wreathe the forest trees, troops of red monkeys chatter among the boughs, and woodland vistas reveal leagues of emerald rice and golden millet. 🔊
  • 14. Is it any wonder, then, that he now, understanding his affairs, applies all his energies to them, and becomes prosperous, whereas before he was content if he could but earn his daily rice. 🔊
  • 15. The old men of the ato interested assemble, in whose presence each suspect is made to chew a mouthful of raw rice, which, when it is thoroughly masticated, is ejected on to a dish. 🔊
  • 16. A little rice and beef, rather aromatic in taste, is wrapped round with a thin vine leaf, in balls the size of a walnut, and eaten either hot or cold. 🔊
  • 17. So the son of seven Queens returned joyfully to his seven mothers, who, by the aid of the millionfold rice, soon became the richest people in the kingdom. 🔊
  • 18. Almost all vegetables may be, when well cooked, finely mashed, strained, and when added to stock, form a nourishing soup by the addition of previously-cooked rice or barley. 🔊
  • 19. There were small-footed Chinese women, and little round-faced, naked children, each of whom appeared to have eaten so much rice that he looked in danger of bursting. 🔊
  • 20. The chupa is the eighth of the half-almud of Toledo, which is called gatang in Tagalog, and also gahinan, for it is the ration of cleaned rice sufficient for each meal of a man. 🔊
  • 21. The staple diet of the Italians is macaroni, of the Irish potato, of the Scotch oatmeal, and of the Chinese and Japanese rice. 🔊
  • 22. It is a difference in the species of grain, of which the government of Turin is so sensible, that, as I was informed, they prohibit the exportation of rough rice on pain of death. 🔊
  • 23. They ate a breakfast of boiled rice that was poured into troughs for them, then Jan turned impatiently to the door, hoping it would not be very long before Brother Antoine would come for him. 🔊
  • 24. To 1 pt. of boiled rice add, while still hot, 1/2 a cup of thick white sauce, the well-beaten yolk of 1 egg, 1/2 of a teaspoonful of salt, 3 tablespoonfuls of grated cheese and a dash of cayenne. 🔊

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