Definition of passion fruit in English:

passion fruit

Syllabification: pas·sion fruit
(also passionfruit)


  • The edible purple fruit of a kind of passionflower that is grown commercially, especially in tropical America. Also called granadilla.
    • This fruit is obtained from Passiflora edulis, family Passifloraceae
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    • In a blender, combine the passion fruit pulp, passion fruit juice, coconut milk, lemon juice, and lime juice.
    • A snootful of tropical fruit - passion fruit, guanabana - becomes smooth and, surprisingly, only slightly sweet on the palate, with notes of cooked white raisins and creme brulee.
    • St Augustine's pupils won with a cheesy mushroom filo tartlet, wok tossed lime and chilli chicken on ginger and garlic noodles and a passion fruit and strawberry trifle.

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