fruiterernoun [ C ]uk /ˈfruː.tər.ər/ us /ˈfruː.t̬ɚ.ɚ/ mainly UK old-fashioned
Examples from literature
- It's too late now to find any of the first-class fruiterers open.
- Only a fruiterer's stall at the corner made a violent blaze of light and colour.
- She went to the fruiterers, and ordered grapes and peaches.
- They sell all the ripe ones to the fruiterers.
- When she comes get her to tell you the story about the fruiterer who lives opposite her.