Definition of 'banana'
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Chop bananas and apples and freeze them for smoothies too. Times, Sunday Times (2017)First he must avoid slipping on another banana skin against Wolves. Times, Sunday Times (2017)No makes me go bananas! Times, Sunday Times (2017)There's only so many bananas you can eat, the odd lolly is nice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That way you won't be paying extra for a bad apple or for bananas you don't get round to eating. The Sun (2017)I've got it... banana skins. The Sun (2016)We finished with toffee apples and toffee bananas. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The banana provides one serving of fruit. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Store your bananas in a fruit bowl and not the fridge to make them last longer. The Sun (2015)Perhaps having just miraculously avoided stepping on a banana skin? Times, Sunday Times (2012)But will the judges go bananas for them? The Sun (2008)You can learn a lot about life and human anatomy from eating a banana. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Just last week a banana skin was left on her car windscreen. The Sun (2016)But do think the world has gone bananas. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Nor is it a dream after eating bananas at bedtime. The Sun (2014)After being taken away he calmed and asked for a banana and an apple. The Sun (2011)Planet fashion is going bananas for fruit prints again this season. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It could have potentially been a banana skin. The Sun (2015)Use long banana shallots if possible - they are sweeter. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What's yellow and banana with a cold! Times, Sunday Times (2006)The colours were banana yellow, electric blue. Times, Sunday Times (2012)England breezed home by 119 runs and one potential banana skin was avoided. The Sun (2015)She'd go bananas if it was the other way round. The Sun (2014)A banana has become somewhat ubiquitous. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Peel 8 banana shallots, slice them in half and unfurl the layers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)My first car was a banana yellow Mini Metro. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You can't do a tar barrel at an office party in central London so you become a banana instead. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'banana'
British English: banana /bəˈnɑːnə/ NOUN
A banana is a long curved fruit with a yellow skin.
...a bunch of bananas.
- American English: banana
- Arabic: مَوْز
- Brazilian Portuguese: banana
- Chinese: 香蕉
- Croatian: banana
- Czech: banán
- Danish: banan
- Dutch: banaan
- European Spanish: plátano
- Finnish: banaani
- French: banane
- German: Banane
- Greek: μπανάνα
- Italian: banana
- Japanese: バナナ
- Korean: 바나나
- Norwegian: banan
- Polish: banan
- European Portuguese: banana
- Romanian: banană
- Russian: банан
- Spanish: plátano
- Swedish: banan frukt
- Thai: กล้วย
- Turkish: muz
- Ukrainian: банан
- Vietnamese: quả chuối
Definition of banana from the Collins English Dictionary
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