Orange - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɔːrɪndʒ|  American pronunciation of the word orange
Brit.  |ˈɒrɪn(d)ʒ|  British pronunciation of the word orange

noun

- round yellow to orange fruit of any of several citrus trees
- orange color or pigment; any of a range of colors between red and yellow (syn: orangeness)
- any citrus tree bearing oranges
- any pigment producing the orange color
- a river in South Africa that flows generally westward to the Atlantic Ocean

adjective

- of the color between red and yellow; similar to the color of a ripe orange (syn: orangish)

Examples

Peel the oranges and divide them into segments.

orange groves (=where orange trees grow)

A seedless type of orange

Peel and section the orange.

We drank orange juice with breakfast.

This orange is a pain to peel.

Is this orange juice fresh or is it made from concentrate?

a bird with an orange breast

He squeezed the juice from the orange.

The new dynamic duo have little in common but a bright orange ball.

She sucked on an orange slice.

A carton of orange juice

...people in our neighborhood think that that orange and green office building is a hideous fright...

Orange juice is her favorite mixer.

I like to strain the pulp out of my orange juice.

Word forms

noun
singular: orange
plural: oranges
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