lemon lemon  /ˈlɛ mən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) yellow oval fruit with juicy acidic flesh
  2. (n) a strong yellow color
  3. (n) a small evergreen tree that originated in Asia but is widely cultivated for its fruit
  4. (n) a distinctive tart flavor characteristic of lemons
  5. (n) an artifact (especially an automobile) that is defective or unsatisfactory

Usage(s):

  1. From the first sip of the proffered aperitif at El Bulli a frozen gin with hot lemon fizz you know you're in for something different.
  2. Peach, lemon and lime; exotic flowers; persistent fine mousse.
  3. But these drinks, in flavors like sour plum and kumquat-lemon and sipped through an extra-wide straw, are the latest fad beverage on the West Coast.

News

  1. Lemon Sweet Potato Casserole

    5 cups sweet potatoes, grated 1/2 stick butter 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 1/2 cups whole milk 3 large eggs 1 box instant lemon pudding mix 1 cup pecans chopped
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Daily Iberian

  2. Medical marijuana collective tries new model

    A jar of "Lemon Sour Diesel," medical marijuana is displayed for photo purposes on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at "The Green Oasis" a medical marijuana dispensary, in Otisville, Mich. The Michigan medical marijuana facility is partnering with Stanley "Flesh-N-Bone" Howse , a member of the Grammy-winning rap group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, to cultivate and distribute a new strain of medical marijuana.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: 22 WSBT South Bend

  3. Lemon, ricotta, poppy seed pancakes with strawberries and maple syrup

    For this edition of Cooking at Home, Dan Eaton makes a light and refreshing breakfast: lemon, ricotta, poppy seed pancakes with strawberries and maple syrup.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: YNN Rochester

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Quotes

  1. Jim Bakker said in a statement that his ex-wife "lived her life like the song she sang, 'If Life Hands You a Lemon, Make Lemonade.'"
    on Jul 21, 2007 By: Jim Bakker Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "With all her years on 'Weekend Update' and even more as Liz Lemon on '30 Rock,' she's become someone the audience trusts," Michaels said. "She's credible. And I think none of that would have mattered if her take on Sarah Palin hadn't been...
    on Oct 8, 2008 By: Lorne Michaels Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "What I will do is essentially take what I believe to be a lemon and turn it into lemonade," Blagojevich said. "I'm going to sweeten the bill, I'm going to improve the bill."
    on Jan 10, 2008 By: Rod Blagojevich Source: Kankakee Daily Journal

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