Examples of fruity in a Sentence
She acts a little fruity.
letters in which his effusive declarations of love are interlaced with snatches of shamelessly fruity poetry
Recent Examples of fruity from the Web
There was a touch of sweet malt that gave way to a dry and fruity finish.
There's a minty mojito infused with a special house-blend rum, and a total of four twists on a daiquiri (Hemingway's drink of choice), with fruity flavors including banana and pineapple.
For roasting vegetables Roland Diamond Balsamic ($27.99 for 8.4 oz) is sweet and fruity with a good bit of sharpness to balance it out.
A good salmon should smell somewhere between watermelon and cucumber -- that very nice, clean, almost fruity smell.
No Haze Craze for Avery The unfiltered, hazy IPA is the beer style of 2017, but not everyone is churning out these soft, fruity beers.
The fruity new line hits Sephora August 28 and toofaced.com September 1, but the good news doesn't stop there.
From the Mango Pineapple and Prickly Pear Frappuccinos to various pink and purple drinks, Starbucks is basically making sure that all of our summer drinks are not only fruity and refreshing, but super Instagrammable.
Coulianos had been nudged out the door, his outlook now considered too fruity, too dated.
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First Known Use of fruity
Synonymschocolate-box, cloying, drippy, corny, gooey, lovey-dovey, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, novelettish, saccharine, sappy, schmaltzy, sentimental, sloppy, slushy, soppy, soupy, spoony (or spooney), sticky, sugarcoated, sugary, wet
Related Wordsdreamy, misty-eyed, moonstruck, moony, nostalgic, starry-eyed; feel-good, fuzzy; melodramatic, soap-operatic, soapy, sudsy; flat, insipid, soft-boiled, tasteless, vapid, watery; cutesy, twee [chiefly British]
Near Antonymsunadulterated, unvarnished; antisentimental, cynical, hard-boiled, hard-edged, hardheaded
FRUITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fruity for English Language Learners
: tasting or smelling like fruit
: strange or crazy
of a voice : rich and deep
FRUITY Defined for Kids
Definition of fruity for Students
- a fruity smell
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