Definitions for "chives"
A perennial plant (Allium Schoenoprasum), allied to the onion, having hollow cylindrical leaves used for seasoning. The young leaves are used in omelets, etc.
the bulbous herb Allium Schoenoprasum used fresh as a mild onion-flavored seasoning.
Fragrant herb with thin green stems and a mild onion flavor. Chowchow : Mustard-flavoured chinese relish of vegetables and pickles. Cilantro : Another name for Coriander Leaves. A popular herb resembling the parsley family.