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British English: /fruːt/
American English: /frut/

Translation of fruit in French:

noun pl for collective fruit

  • 1 (Botany) (edible, inedible) a piece of fruit
    un fruit
    have some fruit
    prenez un fruit or des fruits
    to be in fruit
    (tree, plant)
    porter des fruits
    to bear fruit
    (tree, plant)
    donner des fruits
    the fruits of the earth [literary]
    les fruits de la terre
  • 2 [figurative] to enjoy the fruit(s) of one's labours/of victory
    jouir des fruits de son travail/de la victoire
    her efforts finally bore fruit
    ses efforts ont finalement porté leurs fruits
    the fruit of their union [literary]
    le fruit de leur union
  • 3 (American English) [slang] [offensive]
    pédé (m) [slang]

intransitive verb

  • (tree, plant)
    donner des fruits
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