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Honeycrisp Syllabification: Hon·ey·crisp
Pronunciation: /ˈhənēˌkrisp/

Definition of Honeycrisp in English:


A dessert apple with a mottled red and yellow skin and sweet, firm flesh.
Example sentences
  • Maybe apple people are getting a little overly excited about the Honeycrisp apple.
  • Buttressed by poles and green wires every few feet, the saplings bulge with glimmering red Braeburn and honey crisp apples.
  • Of course, unless you spend time at farmers' markets you might not know what a Honeycrisp apple is.

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