honeydew melon

noun

Definition of honeydew melon

: a pale smooth-skinned winter melon with sweet greenish flesh

Examples of honeydew melon in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This ale from Portland’s newest brewery is light and refreshing, with notes of honeydew melon and a bit of spice. Andre Meunier, oregonlive, "I’ve visited 40 Portland breweries so far in 2019; here is my favorite beer from each," 22 Nov. 2019 This ale from Portland’s newest brewery is light and refreshing, with notes of honeydew melon and a bit of spice. Andre Meunier, oregonlive, "I’ve visited 40 Portland breweries so far in 2019; here is my favorite beer from each," 22 Nov. 2019 This ale from Portland’s newest brewery is light and refreshing, with notes of honeydew melon and a bit of spice. Andre Meunier, oregonlive, "I’ve visited 40 Portland breweries so far in 2019; here is my favorite beer from each," 22 Nov. 2019 This ale from Portland’s newest brewery is light and refreshing, with notes of honeydew melon and a bit of spice. Andre Meunier, oregonlive, "I’ve visited 40 Portland breweries so far in 2019; here is my favorite beer from each," 22 Nov. 2019 This ale from Portland’s newest brewery is light and refreshing, with notes of honeydew melon and a bit of spice. Andre Meunier, oregonlive, "I’ve visited 40 Portland breweries so far in 2019; here is my favorite beer from each," 22 Nov. 2019 In addition, since honeydew melons are at their peak in summer months, the melon balls are an appropriate finishing touch. Sam Dangremond, Town & Country, "How to Make the Most Popular Drink at the US Open," 3 Aug. 2017 This ale from Portland’s newest brewery is light and refreshing, with notes of honeydew melon and a bit of spice. Andre Meunier, oregonlive, "I’ve visited 40 Portland breweries so far in 2019; here is my favorite beer from each," 22 Nov. 2019 This ale from Portland’s newest brewery is light and refreshing, with notes of honeydew melon and a bit of spice. Andre Meunier, oregonlive, "I’ve visited 40 Portland breweries so far in 2019; here is my favorite beer from each," 22 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of honeydew melon

1894, in the meaning defined above

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“Honeydew melon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/honeydew%20melon. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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honeydew melon

noun

English Language Learners Definition of honeydew melon

: a type of large fruit (called a melon) that has a hard, smooth skin and green flesh

honeydew melon

noun
hon·​ey·​dew melon | \ ˈhə-nē-ˌdü-, -ˌdyü- \

Kids Definition of honeydew melon

: a pale melon with greenish sweet flesh and smooth skin

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