honeybell

noun
hon·ey·bell | \ˈhə-nē-ˌbel \

Definition of honeybell 

: minneola tangelo For those unfamiliar with honeybells, they are a hybrid of a tangerine and a pomelo, or grapefruit. Similar in appearance to oranges, they're distinguished by their taste—more mild, less sweet.— Caitlin Johnston

First Known Use of honeybell

1967, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about honeybell

Statistics for honeybell

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for honeybell

The first known use of honeybell was in 1967

See more words from the same year

Comments on honeybell

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

WORD OF THE DAY

lying above or upon

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

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

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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