the oblong, sweet fruit of a tropical tree, Mangifera indica, of the cashew family, eaten ripe, or preserved or pickled.
the tree itself.
Midland U.S. chiefly the Ohio Valley. a sweet pepper.
Ornithology. any of several large hummingbirds of the genus Anthracothorax.
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How to use mango in a sentence
All its fruits were mangoes, plantains and jacks; not cold apples or icy quinces.
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The thought of her mailing the check was so repulsive I stopped eating the mangoes cold.
Basil, cucumber, mangoes, the cooing of turtledoves on torrid afternoons, the screech of buses coming to a sudden halt.
He digs peanut butter out of bamboo shoots and sucks on frozen hemp milk and munches on mangoes and sweet potatoes and grapes.
Summoning a fruit-seller, the bearer led the Gwalior men to the rendezvous named and distributed mangoes amongst them.The Red Year | Louis Tracy
In India everything is shown in the open, and the mangoes lie in baskets piled up one above the other like little hills.
And you know that mangoes taste very much like strawberries and cream with sugar on them.
When we had reached a mountain of mangoes round the corner of a lane, the monkey jumped off and climbed up to the top of the pile.
Cuco come out in his boat, putting it under the ship's side, and crying up to us to buy his mangoes.The Belted Seas | Arthur Colton
British Dictionary definitions for mango
a tropical Asian anacardiaceous evergreen tree, Mangifera indica, cultivated in the tropics for its fruit
the ovoid edible fruit of this tree, having a smooth rind and sweet juicy orange-yellow flesh
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