a mixture of spices used especially in Chinese cooking, usually including cinnamon, cloves, fennel seed, pepper, and star anise.
[fahyv-spot] /ˈfaɪvˌspɒt/ noun 1. a playing card or the upward face of a die bearing five pips; a domino one half of which bears five pips. 2. Slang. a five-dollar bill. 3. a low plant, Nemophila maculata, of the waterleaf family, native to western and central California, having white flowers with a purple spot at […]
[fahyv-stahr] /ˈfaɪvˈstɑr/ adjective 1. having five stars to indicate rank or quality: a five-star general; a five-star brandy. 2. of the highest quality. adjective 1. (of a hotel) first-class, top-quality, or offering exceptional luxury
- Five-Year Plan
[fahyv-yeer] /ˈfaɪvˌyɪər/ noun, (sometimes lowercase) 1. any plan for national economic or industrial development specifying goals to be reached within a period of five years, especially as undertaken by the Soviet Union and China. noun 1. (formerly in socialist economies) a government plan for economic development over a period of five years
- Five stones
noun 1. the game of jacks played with five stones