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Etymology

From Old French moustarde (French: moutarde), from moust (must), from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] mustum.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
mustard

Plural
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  1. a plant of the genus Brassica, with yellow flowers, and linear seed pods.
  2. a powder or paste made from seeds of the mustard plant, and used as a condiment or a spice.
  3. (colour) a dark yellow colour, the colour of mustard.
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Adjective

mustard

  1. (colour) of a dark yellow colour.
  2. (Skateboard Slang) Outstanding. Popularized by Finnish Skateboarder Arto Saari "Check out these shoes, they're really mustard." ("Pro Spotlight," Skateboarding Magazine, 12/06.)

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Derived terms

Related terms

  • must (grape juice)

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