Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of grapefruit.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • 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".

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  • 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.

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  • Maybe my slices were still too thick, or my grapefruits were the more pesticide-y kind.

    candied grapefruit peels | smitten kitchen

  • Acidic foods and beverages, such as grapefruits, oranges, limes, lemons and even tomatoes, can irritate your bladder, and may worsen incontinence symptoms.

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  • bret hart needs to just stay retired. he's so old and frail, if he gets hit one time, he will have another stroke. vince mcmahon can beat bret hart by slapping him with his saggy "grapefruits"

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  • However, the fruits are about the size of small to medium grapefruits.

    lemon Tree

  • The property is fertile ground for bananas, sugar cane, Meyer lemons, mangoes and star fruit, fig trees, grapefruits, Persian limes and lemongrass.

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  • I went and bought some fish and two grapefruits to cook.

    Henry’s Demons

  • Right now, it's very citrusy with grapefruits and lemons the predominant aromas and flavors right now with some citrus zest there too.

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  • The man sits next to her, with a buzzed haircut and the kind of raw physical appeal generally reserved for grapefruits that have been left out in the rain.

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  • If the grapefruits wear it.

    March 13, 2011

  • Isn't grapefruit a non-count noun? (Not a swipe at you, Pro. I'm asking for myself.)

    March 13, 2011