lemon definition

  • noun:
    • A spiny, Asian evergreen tree (Citrus limon) extensively cultivated because of its yellowish, egg-shaped good fresh fruit.
    • The good fresh fruit of the tree, having a yellow fragrant skin and delicious, acid pulp.
    • lemon-yellow.
    • casual One that is unsatisfactory or defective: their brand new car turned out to be a lemon.
    • A yellowish citric fruit.
    • A semitropical evergreen tree, Citrus limon, that bears such fruits.
    • A taste or flavour/flavor of lemons.
    • a far more or less bright tone of yellowish involving lemon fruits.
    • A defective or insufficient product.
    • Smart; cheeky, vocal.
    • favour, benefit.
    • a bit of fanfiction involving specific intercourse.
    • An oval or roundish fruit resembling the lime, and containing a pulp often extremely acidic. It's generated by a tropical tree associated with genus Citrus, the common fruit understood in trade being that of the types Citrus Limonum or Citrus Medica (var. Limonum). There are many kinds of the fruit, a few of which are sweet.
    • The tree which bears lemons; the lemon tree.
    • a European types of sole (Solea pegusa).
    • The fresh fruit associated with rutaceous tree Citrus Medica, var. Limonum.
    • The tree that yields this fresh fruit.
    • The borhame or sand-sole, some sort of flatfish. See lemon-sole, 1.
    • Having lemon as a principal ingredient; impregnated or flavored with lemon: as, lemon candy.
    • associated with the colour of a lemon; lemon-colored: as, lemon silk.
    • a distinctive tart taste attribute of lemons
    • a tiny evergreen tree that originated from Asia but is commonly developed because of its good fresh fruit
    • a powerful yellow shade
    • yellow oval fruit with juicy acidic skin
    • an artifact (especially an automobile) that's flawed or unsatisfactory
  • adjective:
    • Lemon-yellow.
    • Made from lemons.
    • Tasting or smelling like lemons.
    • Containing or having the flavour/flavor and/or aroma of lemons.
    • Of the pale yellow colour/color of lemons.

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