succulent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French succulent, from Latin succulentus.

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Adjective[edit]

succulent (comparative more succulent, superlative most succulent)

  1. juicy or lush
  2. interesting or delectable
  3. (botany) having fleshy leaves or other tissues that store water

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Noun[edit]

succulent (plural succulents)

  1. a succulent plant (such as cactus)

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin succulentus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sʏ.kyˈlɛnt/
  • Hyphenation: suc‧cu‧lent
  • Rhymes: -ɛnt

Adjective[edit]

succulent (comparative succulenter, superlative succulentst)

  1. succulent, juicy
    Synonyms: sappig
  2. (botany) succulent (storing water in leaves or other tissue)

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of succulent
uninflected succulent
inflected succulente
comparative succulenter
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial succulent succulenter het succulentst
het succulentste
indefinite m./f. sing. succulente succulentere succulentste
n. sing. succulent succulenter succulentste
plural succulente succulentere succulentste
definite succulente succulentere succulentste
partitive succulents succulenters

Noun[edit]

succulent m (plural succulenten, diminutive succulentje n)

  1. succulent plant
    Synonyms: vetplant

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

succulent (feminine singular succulente, masculine plural succulents, feminine plural succulentes)

  1. succulent (all senses)