Associations to the word «Watermelon»

Wiktionary

WATERMELON, noun. A plant of the species Citrullus lanatus, bearing a melon-like fruit.
WATERMELON, noun. The fruit of the watermelon plant, having a green rind and watery flesh that is bright red when ripe and contains black pips.
WATERMELON, noun. (pejorative) (slang) An environmentalist with socialist leanings (from the similarity to the fruit, being green on the outside, and red on the inside).
WATERMELON, noun. A pinkish-red colour, like that of watermelon flesh.
WATERMELON RADISH, noun. (Chinese cuisine) (botany) A round heirloom variety of the daikon (long white radish) having a bright pink or fuchsia center.
WATERMELON RADISHES, noun. Plural of watermelon radish
WATERMELON SNOW, noun. Chlamydomonas nivalis, a species of algae containing the red pigment astaxanthin, sometimes encountered as reddish streaks in snow.

Dictionary definition

WATERMELON, noun. An African melon.
WATERMELON, noun. Large oblong or roundish melon with a hard green rind and sweet watery red or occasionally yellowish pulp.

Wise words

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