Dictionary

kidney bean

noun

: a type of large and dark red bean

Full Definition of KIDNEY BEAN

1
:  an edible and nutritious usually kidney-shaped seed of any of various cultivated beans of the common species (Phaseolus vulgaris); especially :  a large dark red kidney bean
2
:  a plant bearing kidney beans

First Known Use of KIDNEY BEAN

1548
KIDNEY BEAN Defined for Kids

kidney bean

noun

Definition of KIDNEY BEAN for Kids

:  the large usually dark red edible seed of a bean plant

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: kidney chopPrevious Word in the Dictionary: kidneyAll Words Near: kidney bean
July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears