mangoes mangoes  /ˈmæŋ ɡoʊz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) large evergreen tropical tree cultivated for its large oval fruit
  2. (n) large oval tropical fruit having smooth skin, juicy aromatic pulp, and a large hairy seed

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Back on Chicago's 26th Street, an elderly woman is at a cart, slathering sliced mangoes with chili.

News

  1. Mango meringue pie with coconut macadamia crust

    See what happened when Moriah Van Vleet paired mangoes with a graham cracker crust full of macadamias, coconut and lime slathered with vanilla meringue and toasted like a marshmallow. Continue reading »
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Berkeleyside

  2. Taste-off: Best fruity barbecue sauces (and the worst)

    Some like it hot. Some like it smoky. And a whole lot of people like their barbecue sauce thick, sweet and flavored with pineapples, mangoes, blackberries and more.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Delaware County Daily Times

  3. Despite lost crops, Mango Mania will go on

    Even with hundreds of pounds of mangos on the ground at his 40-acre Pine Island grove, farmer Chris Sapp takes "the long view." "Under no circumstance do we think of it as lost," Sapp said of the dropped mangoes.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: ABC 7 Gulfshore News

Quotes

  1. "India is exporting mangoes to Japan after a 20-year ban that was lifted for six varieties in June last year," Minister of State for Commerce Jairam Ramesh told reporters on Monday.
    on May 21, 2007 By: Jairam Ramesh Source: Rediff

  2. "The good news is that our mangoes are going to America and Harley Davidson is coming here," Indian Commerce Minister Kamal Nath said at a meeting on Indo-US trade ties in New Delhi.
    on Apr 13, 2007 By: Kamal Nath Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "In a few short weeks, Indian mangoes will enter the US market," Schwab said.
    on Apr 13, 2007 By: Susan Schwab Source: Forbes

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