apricot apricot  /ˈeɪ prə ˌkɑt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) Asian tree having clusters of usually white blossoms and edible fruit resembling the peach
  2. (n) downy yellow to rosy-colored fruit resembling a small peach
  3. (n) a shade of pink tinged with yellow

Usage(s):

  1. That snapper is smoked over cherrywood and glistens with apricot oil.
  2. As they walked through the quarter-acre vegetable garden and apricot grove of Jobs' wife Laurene, Jobs sketched out the Platonic ideal for the new machine.
  3. We visited the homes of our Christian friends and picnicked with them in the spring, when the apricot trees blossom on the hills.

News

  1. Fresh Apricot (or Peach) Custard Pie recipe

    I made this during the way-too-short season for fresh apricots and was blown away by the recipe's ease and deliciousness. It is equally delightful made with fresh peaches.Apricot or Peach Custard PieMakes 6 to 8 servings9-inch pie crustAbout 1...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  2. Farmer not reaping all the benefits of apricot orchard

    The apricot orchard surrounding the Los Altos Civic Center is owned by the city, but fruit poachers have stymied the...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Los Altos Town Crier

  3. Are You a Busy Mom? Apricot Collection is the Answer to Your Fashion and Styling Questions

    The new online women’s clothing store, Apricot Collection, is looking into expanding and offering more ‘mommy-fitting’ unique apparel. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10839848.htm
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. Katrina Kaif mentions, "I got up early in the morning and took three to four glasses of water. I adore jogging, swimming and going to Gym. My skin looks so beautiful when I put less make up on my face. I like purifying Apricot Oil from Anne Semoin....
    on Dec 28, 2008 By: Katrina Kaif Source: Fresh News

  2. "All that fuss over little old me," Kressley said in Sydney tonight. "The prig part I will take, I don't even know what that means. It sounds like an apricot and a fig mixed together, some sort of exotic fruit which is very accurate when...
    on Nov 2, 2005 By: Carson Kressley Source: The Age

  3. "I probably put on a few pounds because of Buddy. The peach apricot (butter) was the best," George said. "And every Christmas he made me a bourbon caramel chocolate cake. It would disappear within two days in this house."
    on Feb 5, 2009 By: Phyllis George Source: Kentucky.com

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