peach Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “peach” in the English Dictionary

"peach" in British English

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uk   us   /piːtʃ/

peach noun (FRUIT)

B1 [C or U] a round ​fruit with ​sweetyellowflesh that has a lot of ​juice, a ​slightly furryred and ​yellowskin, and a ​largeseed in ​itscentre: Would you like peaches and ​cream for ​dessert?
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peach noun (EXCELLENT)

[S] informal someone or something that is ​excellent or very ​pleasing: He's a real peach of a ​guy.

peach noun (COLOUR)

[U] a ​palecolour between ​pink and ​orange


uk   us   /piːtʃ/
having a ​palecolour between ​pink and ​orange
(Definition of peach from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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peachnoun [C]

 us   /pitʃ/

peach noun [C] (FRUIT)

a round ​fruit with ​sweet, ​juicy, ​yellowflesh, ​softred and ​yellowskin, and a ​largeseed in ​itscenter

peachadjective, noun [U]

 us   /pitʃ/

peach adjective, noun [U] (COLOR)

(of) a pink-orange ​color: a set of peach ​towels
(Definition of peach from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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