Definition of Stayman in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈstāmən/

Entry from US English dictionary

(also Stayman Winesap /ˈwīnˌsap/)


An apple of a deep red variety with a mildly tart flavor, originating in the US.
Example sentences
  • Many of the good kinds are finished by December, but Winesaps or Stayman Winesaps probably are still good.
  • Begin with a tart-sweet apple like Gravenstein or Newton Pippin, then mix in spicy McIntosh with Gravensteins or winy Staymans with Pippins.
  • Other varieties like the Empire, Ida Red, Goldrush and Stayman Winesap are available already picked in the market, along with products like apple dumplings, apple cider, applesauce and apple butter.

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Syllabification: Stay·man

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