Usage examples for ingredient

  1. Although quartz is not a necessary ingredient in the composition of this rock, it is very frequently present, and the quartz trachytes are very largely developed in many volcanic districts. – The Student's Elements of Geology by Sir Charles Lyell
  2. Tea is the national drink of Russia, and as indispensable an ingredient of the table there as bread or meat. – The Little Tea Book by Arthur Gray
  3. A prevailing ingredient of Newport society in the olden days was, doubtless, the Quaker element. – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake