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Definitions of "pear"

  • Any of several trees of the genus Pyrus in the rose family, having glossy leaves and white flowers, especially P. communis, widely cultivated for its edible fruit. noun
  • The fruit of any of these trees, having gritty, juicy flesh and usually a shape that is spherical at the base and tapering toward the stalk. noun
  • An obsolete form of peer.
  • The fruit of the pear-tree. noun
  • The tree Pyruts communis. noun
  • A pear-shaped pearl, as for the pendant of an ear-ring. Evelyn, Mundus Muliebris noun
  • The fleshy pome, or fruit, of a rosaceous tree (Pyrus communis), cultivated in many varieties in temperate climates; also, the tree which bears this fruit. See Pear family, below. noun
  • A very small beetle (Xyleborus pyri) whose larvæ bore in the twigs of pear trees and cause them to wither. noun
  • a suborder of rosaceous plants (Pomeæ), characterized by the calyx tube becoming fleshy in fruit, and, combined with the ovaries, forming a pome. It includes the apple, pear, quince, service berry, and hawthorn. noun
  • a kind of gauge for measuring the exhaustion of an air-pump receiver; -- so called because consisting in part of a pear-shaped glass vessel. noun
  • any marine gastropod shell of the genus Pyrula, native of tropical seas; -- so called from the shape. noun
  • the larva of a sawfly which is very injurious to the foliage of the pear tree. noun
  • An edible fruit produced by the pear tree, similar to an apple but elongated towards the stem. noun
  • A type of fruit tree (Pyrus communis). noun
  • The wood of the pear tree. noun
  • choke pear (a torture device) noun
  • Old World tree having sweet gritty-textured juicy fruit; widely cultivated in many varieties noun
  • sweet juicy gritty-textured fruit available in many varieties noun

The word "pear" in example sentences

A ripe pear is juicy and tender, and no matter how tasty, it can be difficult to imagine a ripe pear holding up as well as an apple in a pie or cobbler or other fruit-heavy dish.. [2009 December | Baking Bites]

Add the fennel and pear, saute until the pear is soft.. [2009 October archive at]

The prickly pear is ideal food for the Collared Peccary due to its high water content.. [Archive 2009-06-01]

Like a melting snowflake, the perfectly ripe pear is a fleeting thing.. [Tender delights]

Add the fennel and pear, saute until the pear is soft.. [2009 October archive at]

The prickly pear is ideal food for the Collared Peccary due to its high water content.. [A Perfectly Good Peccary.]

Hawaiian pear is now fully ripe and this is the golden hour for the United States to pluck it.. [James Houston discusses Bird of Another Heaven]

A ripe pear is juicy and tender, and no matter how tasty, it can be difficult to imagine a ripe pear holding up as well as an apple in a pie or cobbler or other fruit-heavy dish.. [Pear and Cranberry Cobbler | Baking Bites]

Add the fennel and pear, saute until the pear is soft.. [A little seasonal inspiration… at]

I love the pear in this, the last few pear cake recipes I've seen have pureed the pear but I love when the pear is in chunks - you just appreciate the pear flavour better I think.. [Recipe for Pear Pecan Cake with Lemon Glaze (Κέικ με Aχλάδια και Πεκάν)]

For whom love might be no more than open-arse and poperin pear?. [They Had Me At ‘Scrotum’ | Her Bad Mother]

Bake for about 20-30 minutes, until the pear is very tender.. [Archive 2006-10-01]

A pear is just a pear, except when it is also a laser-coded information delivery system with advanced security clearance.. [Boing Boing: July 17, 2005 - July 23, 2005 Archives]

This body type is commonly referred to as pear-shaped, but I don't think it does anyone any good to compare herself to fruits or vegetables - unless we're discussing Paris Hilton's mental acuity.. [Original Signal - Transmitting Buzz]

The pear is Whole and ripe, and the bottle is genuine; it hasn’t been cut in any way.. [This is a Quiz for People Who Know Everything « You Got to be Kidding's Blog]

Incidentally, Tooti’s engravings are done in pear-wood or beech, her woodcuts mostly in birch.. [Archive 2005-06-19]

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