(noun, verb)


1. a thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something

Similar word(s): shaving, sliver

Definition categories: object, fragment

2. (usually plural) a part of a fruit or vegetable that is pared or cut off; especially the skin or peel

- she could peel an apple with a single long paring

Definition categories: food, object


1. present participle of pare