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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (having the flavor of fruit)
a. afrutado
Sauvignon Blancs tend to be on the fruitier side.Los sauvignon blanc suelen ser más afrutados.
b. a fruta
I don't want a chocolate shake. I'm in the mood for something fruity.No quiero un batido de chocolate. Se me antoja algo que sabe a fruta.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
a. maricón
A word or phrase that is gravely offensive and taboo in all contexts (e.g. nigger, cunt).
(extremely offensive)
My uncles think my boyfriend is fruity because he likes to wear scarves, but they're pretty small-town.Mis tíos creen que mi novio es maricón porque le gusta usar bufandas, pero ellos son muy de pueblo.
3. (bawdy) (United Kingdom)
a. picante
That film is a bit fruity; I don't think it's suitable for children.Esa película es un poco picante. No creo que sea apropiada para los niños.
b. verde (joke)
Elsa was a bit taken aback by the fruity joke that Arnold told.Elsa quedó algo desconcertada por el chiste verde que contó Arnold.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (taste)
a. afrutado(a)
2. (colloquial)
a. profundo(a) (voice)
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fruity [ˈfruːtɪ]
fruitier (comparative)fruitiest (superlative)
1 [+taste] a fruta; [+wine] afrutado
2 [+voice] pastoso
3 (Britain) (lewd) [+joke] verde; [+style] picante
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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