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thyme

 
pronunciation:
taIm
features:
Homophone Note
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a small plant that has fragrant leaves and is related to the mint plant. Thyme is an herb.
definition 2: the leaves of this plant, used to add flavor to food.
The cook added thyme to the soup.
Homophone Note
The words thyme and time sound alike but have different meanings.