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1 fruit /ˈfruːt/ noun
plural fruits
1 fruit
/ˈfruːt/
noun
plural fruits
Learner's definition of FRUIT
: a usually sweet food (such as a blueberry, orange, or apple) that grows on a tree or bush
[count]
[noncount]
often used before another noun
see color picture on this page; see also forbidden fruit
[count] technical : the part of a plant that has the seeds in it (such as the pod of a pea, a nut, a grain, or a berry)
[count] : a result or reward that comes from some action or activity usually plural
[count] : something that exists naturally in the world and is useful to people usually plural

bear fruit

see 2bear

the fruit of someone's loins

see loin
2 fruit /ˈfruːt/ verb
fruits; fruited; fruiting
2 fruit
/ˈfruːt/
verb
fruits; fruited; fruiting
Learner's definition of FRUIT
[no object] technical
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