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1pickle/ˈpɪkəl/noun
pluralpickles
1pickle
/ˈpɪkəl/
noun
pluralpickles
Learner's definition of PICKLE  
[count]chiefly US  : a cucumber that is preserved in salt water or vinegar
— see also dill pickle
[noncount]British  : a thick, cold sauce made of chopped vegetables preserved in vinegar
[singular]informal  : an unpleasant or difficult situation — usually used in the phrase in a pickle
2pickle/ˈpɪkəl/verb
picklespickledpickling
2pickle
/ˈpɪkəl/
verb
picklespickledpickling
Learner's definition of PICKLE  
[+ object]
: to preserve (food) with salt water or vinegar
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