apple

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈæpəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈæpəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(apəl)


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apple

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [crisp, sweet, juicy, cooking, eating] apple
  2. [oak, custard, crab, green, red] apples
  3. his Adam's apple
  4. [peel, core, cut, slice] the apples
  5. [cook, stew, microwave, roast] apples
  6. bruised the apple
  7. [eat, bite into, crunch, munch on] an apple
  8. am [having, eating] an apple for [lunch, a snack]
  9. [have, brought] an apple for [lunch]
  10. an apple a day keeps the doctor away
  11. the apples have fallen [from the tree, to the ground]
  12. the apple doesn't fall far from the tree
  13. is like comparing apples and oranges
  14. a comparison of apples to [oranges, apples]
  15. a comparison of apples and [oranges]
  16. [travel to, live in] the Big Apple
  17. one [rotten, bad] apple spoiled the [bunch, party, occasion]
  18. she's the apple of her [father's] [eye, eyes]
n as adj
  1. apple [tree, orchard, blossom, core, pips]
  2. apple [pie, tart, cider, juice, -flavored]
  3. apple cider (vinegar)
  4. apple-flavored [candy, beverage]
  5. [painted, in, were] apple [green, red]
  6. apple-green [walls, paint]
  7. apple [corer, pickers]
  8. an apples-to-apples comparison
  9. an apples-to-oranges comparison
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