cucumber Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"cucumber" in British English

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cucumbernoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈkjuː.kʌm.bər/  us   /-bɚ/
B1 a ​long, ​thin, ​palegreenvegetable with ​darkgreenskin, usually ​eatenuncooked in ​salads
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(Definition of cucumber from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cucumber" in American English

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cucumbernoun [C]

 us   /ˈkju·kʌm·bər/ (short form cuke)
a ​long, ​thinvegetable that has a ​darkgreenouterskin and is ​palegreen inside: Cucumbers are usually ​sliced and ​eatenraw in ​salads.
(Definition of cucumber from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cucumber”
in Korean 오이…
in Arabic خِيار…
in Malaysian timun…
in French concombre…
in Russian огурец…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黃瓜…
in Italian cetriolo…
in Turkish salatalık, hıyar…
in Polish ogórek…
in Spanish pepino…
in Vietnamese quả dưa chuột…
in Portuguese pepino…
in Thai แตงกวา…
in German die Gurke…
in Catalan cogombre…
in Japanese キュウリ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 黄瓜…
in Indonesian mentimun…
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