Definition for fruit

noun as in edible part of vegetative growth developed after flowering

Strongest matches

berry, crop, grain, nut, produce, product

Strong matches

drupe, harvest, pome, yield

noun as in result of labor

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Example Sentences

Sugars and starches are found in fruits, bread, potatoes and vegetables.

Probably the lowest hanging fruit in the search world is simply paying attention to what it is that search engines are looking for and focussing on delivering there.

More than half of the fruits, vegetables and nuts sold in the United States are grown here, often using pesticides.

Berni bred new fruit flies and built much bigger agar arenas to run much longer tracking experiments.

In the end, build a huge and healthy link profile around your low-hanging fruits.

The tasteless bread was transformed into a sweet cake that included ingredients, such as dried fruit and marzipan.

Spanish oak, which has an open grain and high levels of tannin, gives you dried fruit, spice, and even chocolate flavors.

You may just enjoy the rich, smooth fruit of their labor that little bit more.

And now also the axe is laid unto the root of the trees: therefore every tree which bringeth not forth good fruit is hewn down.

It's a bright, drinkable IPA made with dry American hops giving the nose hints of mango and passion fruit.

Fruit-trees are clearly too scarce, though Cherries in abundance were offered for sale as we passed.

In the community her father was the wealthiest man, having made his fortune in the growing of potatoes and fruit.

The natives of Guiana use a tube or pipe not unlike a cheroot, made from the rind of the fruit of a species of palm.

Every detail of this canvas is perfect, because every detail is true, drawn straight from life, the fruit of minute observation.

A part of the square is walled off and employed as a market for fish, fruit, vegetables, and poultry.


On this page you'll find 40 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fruit, such as: berry, crop, grain, nut, produce, and product.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.