Definitions for crab apple

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word crab apple

Princeton's WordNet

  1. crab apple, crabapple, cultivated crab apple(noun)

    any of numerous varieties of crab apples cultivated for their small acidic (usually bright red) fruit used for preserves or as ornamentals for their blossoms

  2. wild apple, crab apple, crabapple(noun)

    any of numerous wild apple trees usually with small acidic fruit

  3. crab apple, crabapple(noun)

    small sour apple; suitable for preserving

    "crabapples make a tangy jelly"

Translation

Find a translation for the crab apple definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these crab apple definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"crab apple." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 2 Aug. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/crab apple>.

Are we missing a good definition for crab apple? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for crab apple:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.