[ froo-tee ]
/ ˈfru ti /
adjective, fruit·i·er, fruit·i·est.
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Related formsfruit·i·ness, nounun·fruit·y, adjective
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Examples from the Web for fruitiness
Meself, I have always preferred it with just a suggestion of fruitiness.Paul Kelver|Jerome Klapka, AKA Jerome K. Jerome
Showers shook playfully upon us from the vines, while we revelled in fruitiness.
Have I not a G of surpassing splendour, of a fruitiness rarely encountered in this vale of tears?First Plays|A. A. Milne
British Dictionary definitions for fruitiness
/ (ˈfruːtɪ) /
adjective fruitier or fruitiest
of or resembling fruit
(of a voice) mellow or rich
ingratiating or unctuous
informal, mainly British erotically stimulating; salacious
slang eccentric or insane
mainly US and Canadian a slang word for homosexual
Derived Formsfruitiness, nounfruitily, adverb
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Word Origin and History for fruitiness
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