fruit salad


Definition of fruit salad

: military service ribbons and decorations peeking up at three rows of fruit salad on his chest— K. M. Dodson twenty thousand medals for … one year of combat is a lot of fruit salad— John Ciardi

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Learn More about fruit salad

Share fruit salad

Statistics for fruit salad

Look-up Popularity

More from Merriam-Webster on fruit salad

Spanish Central: Translation of fruit salad

Comments on fruit salad

What made you want to look up fruit salad? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


irregularly rounded

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.


Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!