lichee lichee


  1. (n) Chinese tree cultivated especially in Philippines and India for its edible fruit; sometimes placed in genus Nephelium
  2. (n) Chinese fruit having a thin brittle shell enclosing a sweet jellylike pulp and a single seed; often dried


  1. Hanoi itself was very much as I remembered ita 19th century French colonial city of yellow stucco buildings, scrupulously clean streets lined with lichee, pine and tamarind trees.
  2. Tomato, eggplant and pepper plants, mango and lichee nut trees are nourished in long rows by painstaking drip irrigation.
Word of the Day
engender engender
/ɛn ˈdʒɛn dər /