Definition of "grapefruits" []

  • A tropical or subtropical cultivated evergreen rutaceous tree, Citrus paradisi (noun)
  • The large round edible fruit of this tree, which has yellow rind and juicy slightly bitter pulp (noun)
  • Plural form of grapefruit. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "grapefruits" in a sentence
  • "When I was at A&M I'd drive down and visit my grandma in Lake Jackson, she'd ask me to drive her to the "fruit stand" so she could buy some "grapefruits from the valley"."
  • "Thanks goes out to the new Turpentine Commissioner, TH-III, who, by virtue of bringing this to my attention, has proven his worth in grapefruits."
  • "Maybe my slices were still too thick, or my grapefruits were the more pesticide-y kind."