1. [ noun ] (botany) the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
Related terms: reproductive_structure seed pod May_apple achene juniper_berry quandong acorn olive wild_cherry accessory_fruit hagberry marasca chokecherry buffalo_nut ear fruitlet prairie_gourd berry aggregate_fruit drupe pome gourd edible_fruit buckthorn_berry cubeb rose_hip pyxidium schizocarp rowanberry fructify
2. [ noun ] an amount of a product
Synonyms: yield
Related terms: product yield
3. [ noun ] the consequence of some effort or action

"he lived long enough to see the fruit of his policies"

Related terms: consequence
4. [ verb ] cause to bear fruit
5. [ verb ] (botany) bear fruit, as of trees and plants
Related terms: bear
Similar spelling:   fruity