Origin of banana
Can be confusedbanana plantain1
Examples from the Web for banana
Trista goes about making the shake, mashing up a banana, adding cherry syrup, a bit of milk, and soft-serve ice cream.
She also recommends the banana split shake: strawberry, chocolate, and a mashed banana.
“To say the there's a split in the Republican Party is to give the banana split a bad name,” said Winter.
Several varieties of banana grow here, and mango season on the island is huge.A Magical Meal at Louie’s Backyard in the Conch Republic|Jane & Michael Stern|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rhode Island Reds will not eat melon rinds, banana peels, orange skins, pickles, or onions, F.Y.I.What Did TJ Mean By “Pursuit of Happiness,” Anyway?|P. J. O’Rourke|June 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The small planter does the curing upon mats of sticks, boards, palm or banana leaves raised somewhat above the ground.
If a string breaks or becomes useless it is only a question of cutting down a banana stalk and stripping it for a new one.Negritos of Zambales|William Allan Reed
In one range of cacao trees a banana is placed between two cacaos, and an erythrina between the two following.The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom|P. L. Simmonds
Every grain and banana would have to be purchased henceforward.
And then they had gone to a plantation and fetched from there a banana tree, with a huge bunch of ripe bananas on it.The Wonders of the Jungle|Prince Sarath Ghosh
British Dictionary definitions for banana
Word Origin for banana
Idioms and Phrases with banana
In addition to the idiom beginning with banana
- banana oil
- drive someone crazy (bananas)
- go bananas
- top banana