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carrot

noun [C]  us   /ˈkær·ət/

carrot noun [C] (VEGETABLE)

a long, pointed, orange root, eaten as vegetable, either raw or cooked

carrot noun [C] (REWARD)

something that is offered to someone in order to encourage that person to do something: If they finished the construction ahead of schedule, they were offered the carrot of a bonus.
Translations of “carrot”
in Arabic جَزَر…
in Korean 당근…
in Malaysian lobak…
in French carotte…
in Turkish havuç, ödül, teşvik eden şey…
in Italian carota…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蔬菜, 胡蘿蔔…
in Russian морковь, приманка…
in Polish marchewka, marchew…
in Vietnamese củ cà rốt…
in Spanish zanahoria…
in Portuguese cenoura…
in Thai แครอท…
in German die Möhre…
in Catalan pastanaga…
in Japanese ニンジン…
in Indonesian wortel…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蔬菜, 胡萝卜…
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