Definition of fir cone in English:

fir cone

Line breaks: fir cone

noun

British
The dry fruit of a fir tree or other conifer.
More example sentences
  • A player placed a fir cone against his ball to prevent the ball from moving when removing some other loose impediments.
  • Sprinkle essential oils, orange and cinnamon perhaps, to a bowl of fir cones, Christmas tree cuttings and dried orange slices for a wonderful Christmas potpourri.
  • The game of Poohsticks was invented here by Winnie-the-Pooh and was first played by him and his friends Rabbit, Piglet, and Roo. They collected fir cones and then, standing on one side of the bridge, each dropped a cone into the water.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day wiseacre
Pronunciation: ˈwīzˌākər
noun
a know-it-all…