Translation of "fruit" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /fruːt/ us /frut/

A1 things such as apples or oranges that grow on a tree or a bush, contain seeds, and can be eaten as food

You can buy fresh fruit in the market.
I love summer fruits like berries and peaches.
bear fruit

If something that someone does bears fruit, it produces successful results.

dar fruto
Our decision is just beginning to bear fruit.

(Translation of “fruit” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /fruːt/

the part of a plant that produces the seed, especially when eaten as food

The fruit of the vine is the grape.

a result; something gained as a result of hard work etc

the fruit of his hard work.
fruitful adjective

producing (good) results

fructífero, provechoso
a fruitful meeting.
fruition /fruˈiʃən/ noun

an actual result; the happening of something that was thought of, hoped for etc

Her dreams came to fruition.
fruitless adjective

useless; with no results

a fruitless attempt.
fruitlessly adverb

en vano, infructuosamente
He fruitlessly searched for his glasses.
fruity adjective (comparative fruitier, superlative fruitiest)

of or like fruit

a fruta, afrutado
a fruity taste
a fruity drink.
fruit is a collective noun taking a singular verb: Fruit is good for you ; The tree bears fruit (not fruits ).The plural fruits is used in talking about different types of fruit: oranges, mangoes and other fruits.

(Translation of “fruit” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)