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orange

or·ange

orange

pronunciation:
or nj [or] a rnj [or] ornj [or] arnj
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a round fruit with a reddish yellow peel. It is sweet and juicy on the inside.
 
definition 2: a citrus tree that bears such a fruit.
definition 3: the color of this fruit when ripe; the color between red and yellow on the color spectrum.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: having the color orange.
She carried an orange bag for Halloween.
derivations: orangish (adj.), orangy (orangey) (adj.)
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