1Any of various beans eaten in their fibrous pods, especially runner beans or French beans.
More example sentences
- There are string beans (snap beans), green beans, purple beans and yellow beans.
- When it states that a Liégeoise salad is bacon, string beans, onions, and red bliss potatoes, that's it.
- Zinc is also abundant in spinach, parsley, collard greens, Brussels sprouts, cucumbers, string beans and prunes.
Definition of string bean in:
- The US English dictionary