fruit fruit  /f ˈrut/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
  2. (n) an amount of a product
  3. (n) the consequence of some effort or action
  4. (v) cause to bear fruit
  5. (v) bear fruit

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. There's been some debate whether fruit juice should count among your daily recommended servings of fruit and vegetables.
  2. Amid the sunshine and fruit trees on his 10,000-acre ranch near Arvin, Calif.
  3. Of course, the fruit-eaters also disperse the seeds of other plant species that produce fruit during the rainy season.

News

  1. History Spotlight: Surplus local fruit crops were distributed in 1937

    Local fruit growers had a bumper crop in the middle of the Great Depression, and much of it was purchased by the federal government.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Port Clinton News Herald

  2. Fruit Ninja Maker’s Secret to Success

    Popular app maker Halfbrick says fun with one finger is a big rule in mobile-game success. Its top game, Fruit Ninja, has been downloaded half a billion times.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Wall Street Journal Blogs

  3. Fruit festival offers sweet and juicy fun in South Dade

    The Redland Summer Fruit Festival celebrates its 25th year this weekend.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Miami Herald

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Quotes

  1. Munching on the snack, Colbert said, "America needs a prune. It may not be a young, sexy plum. Granted, it is shriveled and, at times, hard to swallow, but this dried-up old fruit has the experience we need."
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Stephen Colbert Source: Boston Herald

  2. "Our work to reduce costs, which started last October, is beginning to bear fruit as they are down 6.6% but with revenue still weak, there is much more to be done," said CEO Willie Walsh.
    on Jul 30, 2009 By: Willie Walsh Source: MarketWatch

  3. "Maulana Abdul Aziz is still the prayer leader of the mosque. The blood of martyrs will bear fruit. This struggle will reach its destination of an Islamic revolution. Musharraf is a killer of the constitution. He's a killer of male and female...
    on Jul 27, 2007 By: Liaqat Baloch Source: FOX News

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