(uncountable) A bright green, biennial herb, Petroselinum crispum or Petroselinum neapolitanum having either flat or curled leaves. (noun)
The leaves of this plant used in Middle Eastern, European, and American cooking. (noun)
Examples of word parsley
I boiled the poaching liquid down by maybe half, with the addition of the rest of the lemon juice and some more shallots (and parsley -- I'm a big believer in parsley), and some pepper, and poured it over the roe, which I had laid on salad plates against some bagged mesculun.
As for the fresh herbs, parsley is standard, the others are optional.
I stir in parsley shortly before the crab comes out of the oven to give the parsley a little crunch and mute its herby flavor.
I believe parsley is perejil, celery is apio and acelgas is swiss chard.
It derives its name from the Greek word meaning “rock celery” (parsley is a relative to celery).