What does succulent mean?

Definitions for succulentˈsʌk yə lənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. succulent(adj)

    a plant adapted to arid conditions and characterized by fleshy water-storing tissues that act as water reservoirs

  2. lush, succulent(adj)

    full of juice

    "lush fruits"; "succulent roast beef"; "succulent plants with thick fleshy leaves"


  1. succulent(Noun)

    a succulent plant (such as cactus)

  2. succulent(Adjective)

    juicy or lush

  3. succulent(Adjective)

    interesting or delectable

  4. succulent(Adjective)

    having fleshy leaves or other tissues that store water

Webster Dictionary

  1. Succulent(adj)

    full of juice; juicy

  2. Origin: [L. succulentus, suculentus, fr. succus, sucus, juice; perhaps akin to E. suck: cf. F. succulent.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Succulent

    suk′ū-lent, adj. full of juice or moisture: not dry or barren.—ns. Succ′ūlence, Succ′ūlency.—adv. Succ′ūlently. [L. succulentussuccus, juice—sugĕre, to suck.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of succulent in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of succulent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Teresa Sarioyo:

    A kilo of aloe leaves sells at 380 shillings. Two big leaves of the succulent plant equal a kilo. We can export between 45 and 80 kilos a month.

Images & Illustrations of succulent

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