Rhubarb in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Rhubarb

Of the colour of rhubarb: either brownish-yellow (the colour of rhubarb rhizomes and roots used for medicinal purposes), or pale red (often the colour of the leafstalks of common rhubarb). | (intransitive, originally theater) Of an actor in a film, stage play, etc.: to repeat the word rhubarb to create the sound of indistinct conversation; hence, to converse indistinctly, to mumble. | (transitive) To articulate indistinctly or mumble (words or phrases); to say inconsequential or vague things because one does not know what to say, or to stall for time.

Short Example Sentences for Rhubarb

  • 1. Cut the rhubarb when it is young and tender. 🔊
  • 2. Place in oven and bake until rhubarb is tender. 🔊
  • 3. The combined flavor of rhubarb and vanilla is delicious. 🔊
  • 4. It proved to be a rhubarb leaf, with a red stalk. 🔊
  • 5. Lemons, cranberries, and rhubarb belong to this class. 🔊
  • 6. Her rhubarb leaf parasol had wilted, and she cast it aside. 🔊
  • 7. Peel the rhubarb stalks and cut them into small square pieces. 🔊
  • 8. Place three tablespoons of rhubarb conserve in a cocktail glass. 🔊
  • 9. Puree of Dried Beans, 57. Rhubarb Puffs, 74. 🔊
  • 10. We had rhubarb pies for the first time this spring last week. 🔊
  • 11. The 7 pounds of rhubarb was listed as "3 lb. 🔊
  • 12. Green gooseberries may also be canned the same as rhubarb (see p. 18). 🔊

How to use Rhubarb in Sentences?

  • 1. There was half a rhubarb pie, and there were meat turnovers with potato in them. 🔊
  • 2. Add the 2 cups of rhubarb to this mixture and place all in a pie-tin lined with pastry. 🔊
  • 3. There are brickfields here and there, and cabbage fields, and places where rhubarb is grown. 🔊
  • 4. As none of these touched a vital spot, they might as well have been rhubarb pills! 🔊
  • 5. Do not check it, but allow it to have its course, and take a little rhubarb or magnesia. 🔊
  • 6. Prepare the rhubarb and then sprinkle well with flour and add sugar, and cook slowly until tender. 🔊
  • 7. Fill with pieces of rhubarb cut in one-half inch pieces, adding 2 tablespoons sugar. 🔊
  • 8. Both stewed rhubarb and stewed {313} pears often act as mild and gentle aperients. 🔊
  • 9. Bark and I think not a purgative except some few pounds of Rhubarb and a little Fol. 🔊
  • 10. Pie made in this way will be far superior to that made where the rhubarb is cut and placed in the pie and then cooked. 🔊
  • 11. Away he ran to the rhubarb and looked under the piece of wood, and there was the toad asleep, just as he always was. 🔊
  • 12. Whether they took more castor-oil, or rhubarb and magnesia; whether they squalled on those occasions or were very good. 🔊
  • 13. Split and butter, and then fill with the cooked rhubarb and serve with either plain or whipped cream or custard sauce. 🔊
  • 14. Butter a pudding dish, divide the ingredients into four parts, begin with the rhubarb and finish with bread crumbs. 🔊
  • 15. So he gave instructions that the baby was to have no milk but only syrup of rhubarb till the morning, and took leave of his happy host and hostess. 🔊
  • 16. Sprinkle the sugar and grated lemon peel over the rhubarb and cut the butter in tiny bits over the bread crumbs, dredge the top with sugar. 🔊
  • 17. And do not cook rhubarb in tin; the mineral salt or acid content of the fruit reacts upon the metal and sets up an active poison. 🔊
  • 18. I tremble to think what would ensue if all the rhubarb and gooseberry bushes in England should be uprooted in a single night. 🔊
  • 19. Belonging to this class of foods is rhubarb which, though not a fruit, is usually served as a fruit either stewed or in puddings or pies. 🔊
  • 20. At this camp we had a potful of cabbage-tree sprouts, and we ate a large quantity of it with lime juice which made it resemble rhubarb in taste. 🔊
  • 21. Evan, of course, was innocent of harm done: he saw no reason why rhubarb should not grow in loose dirt as well as tight. 🔊
  • 22. As he sat blinking and winking by the rhubarb in his house all day long, the toad never left off thinking, thinking, thinking about the spider. 🔊
  • 23. A dose either of rhubarb and magnesia, or of castor oil, are the best remedies, and are generally, in the way of medicine, all that is necessary. 🔊