string beanstring bean
- snap bean
- Informal a tall, skinny person
- a. A bushy or climbing tropical American plant (Phaseolus vulgaris) in the pea family, widely cultivated for its narrow green edible pods.b. The immature green pod of this plant, eaten as a vegetable. Also called green bean, snap bean.
- Slang A tall thin person.
(plural string beans)