What does the word horseradish mean?

Usage examples for horseradish

  1. Serve on the half- shell if you can get them that way, putting a little chopped ice on each plate to hold the shells in place, giving four or five oysters to each person, and putting one empty shell in the center to hold the horseradish or slice of lemon. – Cookery for Little Girls by Olive Hyde Foster
  2. Garnish with scraped horseradish, or slices of cucumber. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  3. Oh, my, yes, and a bottle of horseradish also! – Bully and Bawly No-Tail by Howard R. Garis