breadfruitnoun [ C ]uk /ˈbred.fruːt/ us /ˈbred.fruːt/ plural breadfruit
Examples from literature
- Overhead three breadfruit trees interlaced their noble branches.
- So he went himself and climbed the breadfruit tree.
- There was plenty of breadfruit now that there were few people.
- To him, naturally, the first taste of breadfruit was pleasing.
- We were supplied with coconuts in great abundance but breadfruit was scarce.