Definition of pickler in US English:



  • A vegetable or fruit suitable for pickling.

    • ‘Gathered young, they are good picklers. Left a little longer, they develop into classic slicing cucumbers up to one foot long.’
    • ‘Good picklers include fresh green beans, cucumber slices, onions, cabbage, and even baby eggplant.’
    • ‘They are good picklers and great sliced with some olive oil and balsamic vinegar.’
    • ‘Don't get the dark green ones with the thick skin that are used for sushi, good picklers are usually green and white, you'll find the freshest ones have small seeds.’