Grape - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɡreɪp|  American pronunciation of the word grape
Brit.  |ɡreɪp|  British pronunciation of the word grape

noun

- any of various juicy fruit of the genus Vitis with green or purple skins; grow in clusters
- any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries (syn: grapevine)
- a cluster of small projectiles fired together from a cannon to produce a hail of shot (syn: grapeshot)

Examples

He swallowed the grape whole.

Unlike France, Italy relies on dozens of indigenous regional grape varieties for its prodigious range of wines.

Grape is my favorite bubble gum flavor.

Wine is made from grape.

Grape vines overarched the garden path.

It tasted as grape juice but not as sweet.

Word forms

noun
singular: grape
plural: grapes
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