Cinnamon (noun)

  1. A tropical Asian tree (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) that is the source of a spice consisting of the dried inner bark, used as a flavoring and a fragrance.
  2. The spice obtained from the bark of this tree, used to flavor food and in perfumes.


Middle english cinamome, from old french cinnamome, from latin cinnamomum, from greek kinnamōmon, from phoenician qinnamon, from qinnamon "cassia bar.k"


  1. I put a little cinnamon in my coffee for flavor.
  2. The dish is flavored with cinnamon and nutmeg.
  3. The scent of cinnamon and vanilla filled the kitchen.
  4. I love the smell of cinnamon, it reminds me of fall.
  5. She added a pinch of cinnamon to the recipe.
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