The definition of a fruit is the mature ovary of a flowering plant that is edible and usually eaten raw.
Fruit is defined as the positive result of something done.(noun)
An example of fruit is a newborn baby.
See fruit in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OFr < L fructus, enjoyment, means of enjoyment, fruit, produce, profit < pp. of frui, to partake of, enjoy < IE base *bhrūg-, fruit, to enjoy > brook
intransitive verb, transitive verb
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noun pl. fruit fruit or fruits
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin frūctus, enjoyment, fruit
Origin: , from
Origin: past participle of fruī, to enjoy.
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