from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An African vine (Citrullus lanatus) cultivated for its large edible fruit.
- n. The fruit of this plant, having a hard green rind and sweet watery pink or reddish flesh.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A plant of the species Citrullus lanatus, bearing a melon-like fruit.
- n. The fruit of the watermelon plant, having a green rind and watery flesh that is bright red when ripe and contains black pips.
- n. An environmentalist with socialist leanings (from the similarity to the fruit, being green on the outside, and red on the inside).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The very large ovoid or roundish fruit of a cucurbitaceous plant (Citrullus vulgaris) of many varieties; also, the plant itself. The fruit sometimes weighs many pounds; its pulp is usually pink in color, and full of a sweet watery juice. It is a native of tropical Africa, but is now cultivated in many countries. See Illust. of melon.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A plant, Citrullus vulgaris (frequently named Cucumis Citrullus), or its fruit.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. large oblong or roundish melon with a hard green rind and sweet watery red or occasionally yellowish pulp
- n. an African melon
From Antibes and Sardinia, we have another fruit called a watermelon, which is well known in Jamaica, and some of our other colonies.
A sign which shows Obama eating watermelon is clearly appealing to racism.
To borrow from Freud, sometimes a watermelon is just a watermelon.
Because of its high water content, watermelon is a very low-calorie snack.
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Inside, the watermelon is bright red, turgid with juice, with a crisp texture and a thin rind.
Just a couple of months ago, many in the liberal blogosphere were up in arms that a college prof was forced to resign for using an exam question in which “Condoleezza” drops a watermelon from the roof of a government building.
And we had some of the basketball-sized seedless watermelon from the farmbox for dessert.
It takes just minutes to make using crispy sweet watermelon from the farmers market, some fresh lemon juice and simple syrup.
A soft-bait man, Sampson recommends a 5-inch Zoom Super Fluke in watermelon or green pumpkinseed with a wide-gap No. 2 or 3 hook.