Definition of spinach noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈspɪnɪtʃ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈspɪnɪtʃ//
; BrE BrE//ˈspɪnɪdʒ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈspɪnɪdʒ//
[uncountable] Vegetables
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a vegetable with large dark green leaves that are cooked or eaten in salads See related entries: Vegetables Word OriginMiddle English: probably from Old French espinache, via Arabic from Persian aspānāk̲.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: spinach