UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌævəˈkɑːdəʊ/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌævəˈkɑdoʊ, ˌɑvə-/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(av′ə kädō, ä′və-)

Inflections of 'avocado' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": avocados
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Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. a [ripe, hard, fresh, rotten] avocado
  2. a [salad, sandwich] with avocado
  3. [love, hate] avocados
  4. spread avocado on the [bread, sandwich]
  5. [cut, slice, dice] an avocado
  6. [crushed, sliced] avocado
  7. avocado and [dill, tomato, cucumber]
  8. Is there any avocado in this?
  9. Does this contain (any) avocado?
  10. [pick, harvest] avocados from the tree
  11. The avocados are ready to be [picked].
  12. Avocado is [not a vegetable, a fruit].
  13. The [oil, spread] is made from avocados.
  14. [crush, mash] avocados to make [a dip, guacamole]
  15. a [pound, kilo, bag, sack] of avocados
'avocado' also found in these entries:
dip - flesh - pit - ripe - rotten - skin - stone

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