grape

EnglishEdit

A bunch of grapes (definition 1)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English grape, from Old French grape, grappe, crape ‎(cluster of fruit or flowers, bunch of grapes), from graper, craper ‎(to pick grapes, literally to hook), of Germanic origin, from Old Low Frankish *krappō ‎(hook), from Proto-Germanic *krappô ‎(hook), from Proto-Indo-European *grep- ‎(hook), *gremb- ‎(crooked, uneven), from *ger- ‎(to turn, bend, twist). Cognate with Middle Dutch krappe ‎(hook), Old High German krapfo ‎(hook) (German Krapfe). More at cramp.

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NounEdit

grape ‎(countable and uncountable, plural grapes)

  1. (countable) A small, round, smooth-skinned edible fruit, usually purple, red, or green, that grows in bunches on vines of genus Vitis.
  2. (countable) A woody vine that bears clusters of grapes; a grapevine.
  3. (countable, uncountable) A dark purplish red colour, the colour of many grapes.
    grape colour:    
  4. (uncountable) grapeshot.
  5. A mangy tumour on a horse's leg.

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AdjectiveEdit

grape ‎(comparative more grape, superlative most grape)

  1. Containing grapes or having a grape flavor.
  2. Of a dark purplish red colour.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of grapefrugt.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡrɛjb/, [ɡ̊ʁɛjb̥], [ɡ̊ɹɛjb̥]

NounEdit

grape c (singular definite grapen, plural indefinite graper)

  1. A grapefruit.

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VerbEdit

grape

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of grapar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of grapar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of grapar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of grapar.

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NounEdit

grape ?

  1. grapefruit
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