Examples of coconut in a Sentence
The pastry is covered with shredded coconut.
Recent Examples of coconut from the Web
Think peanut butter and jelly, Reese’s Pieces and banana coconut cream.
Carrot coconut cake Serves 4 There’s not much of a rise in this cake, but its texture does approximate that of a baked carrot cake with a moist, dense crumb.
Golf fans drank a lot of Avoca coffee and tried a new Dean & DeLuca offering: soft-serve ice cream in flavors such as coconut, chocolate or cardamom vanilla.
This boozy frozen treat is made with pineapple juice, lime zest, sugar, coconut milk, Smith & Cross rum and salt.
Customers can add three toppings from a choice of more than 30 — including brownies, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, coconut flakes, mango, toasted marshmallows and lychee.
About four years ago, after hip-replacement surgery, Ms. Kusher began massaging coconut oil infused with THC into her side.
Like coconut water, culottes, and CrossFit, squirting is having a moment.
Overhead, white fairy terns hover and peep among the coconut trees.
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First Known Use of coconut
COCONUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of coconut for English Language Learners
: a large fruit that has a thick shell with white flesh and liquid inside it and that grows on a palm tree
: the white flesh of a coconut
COCONUT Defined for Kids
Definition of coconut for Students
: a large nutlike fruit that has a thick husk with white flesh and a watery liquid inside it and that grows on a tall tropical palm (coconut palm)
Medical Definition of coconut
1: the fruit of the coconut palm having an outer fibrous husk with a nut containing thick edible meat and coconut milk
2: the edible meat of the coconut
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