fruity

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Etymology[edit]

fruit +‎ -y

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɹuːti/
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  • Rhymes: -uːti

Adjective[edit]

fruity (comparative fruitier, superlative fruitiest)

  1. Containing fruit or fruit flavoring.
    That moist and fruity dish is simply delectable.
  2. Similar to fruit or tasting of fruit.
  3. (informal) Mad, crazy.
  4. (informal, sometimes derogatory, LGBT, of a male) Effeminate or otherwise flamboyant or homosexual.
  5. (Britain, informal) Sexually suggestive.
    His text message was filled with fruity language.

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