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peach1 British & World English

A round stone fruit with juicy yellow flesh and downy pinkish-yellow skin

peach-bloom British & World English

A matte glaze of reddish pink, mottled with green and brown, used on fine Chinese porcelain since around 1700

peach-blow British & World English

another term for peach-bloom.

peach fuzz British & World English

The down on the chin of an adolescent boy whose beard has not yet developed

peach Melba British & World English

A dessert of ice cream and peaches with Melba sauce

Peach State British & World English

Informal name for the US state of Georgia.

peach blossom British & World English

A European woodland moth that has brownish wings with pink markings

peach tree in peach1 British & World English

The Chinese tree which bears peaches

the Georgia Peach in Cobb, Ty British & World English

(1886–1961), US baseball player; full name Tyrus Raymond Cobb; also known as the Georgia Peach. His lifetime batting average (.367) is the highest in major league history. An outfielder, he played for the Detroit Tigers 1905–26 and the Philadelphia Athletics 1927–28. Baseball Hall of Fame (1936)