What does the word seasoning mean?

Usage examples for seasoning

  1. Add the seasoning to the oysters. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  2. Add the shalot and seasoning, and simmer gently for 3 hours, taking care that it does not boil fast. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  3. The browned fish were spread on the green leaves, and Fred sprinkled the seasoning upon the portions to be eaten by himself and Terry; the Shawanoe preferred none on his. – The Hunters of the Ozark by Edward S. Ellis