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English definition of “fruitcake”

fruitcake

noun [C]  /ˈfrutˌkeɪk/ us  

fruitcake noun [C] (CAKE)

a cake containing small dried or sugar-covered fruit, nuts, and spices

fruitcake noun [C] (PERSON)

slang a crazy or unusual person: His wife's a real fruitcake but they get along great.
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