English noun: ingredient
|1.||ingredient (artifact) a component of a mixture or compound|
|Broader (hypernym)||component, constituent, element|
|Narrower (hyponym)||admixture, base, intermixture|
|2.||ingredient (cognition) an abstract part of something|
|Samples||Jealousy was a component of his character.|
Two constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmony.
The grammatical elements of a sentence.
A key factor in her success.
Humor: an effective ingredient of a speech.
|Synonyms||component, constituent, element, factor|
|Broader (hypernym)||division, part, section|
|Narrower (hyponym)||be all and end all, be-all and end-all, plot element, point|
|3.||ingredient (food) food that is a component of a mixture in cooking|
|Samples||The recipe lists all the fixings for a salad.|
|Broader (hypernym)||food product, foodstuff|
|Narrower (hyponym)||albumen, egg white, egg yolk, flavorer, flavoring, flavourer, flavouring, malted milk, ovalbumin, seasoner, seasoning, tomato paste, white, yolk|