5 letter words ending in NIP

The following list contains 1 five letter word in English

5 letter words ending in NIP in English

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Here is the dictionary-style entry for "genip:" genip

Part of Speech: noun

Definition: a tropical fruit tree of the soapberry family, bearing edible fruit with a hard seed that is used for flavoring and medicinal purposes

Pronunciation (US): /ˈdʒɛnɪp/

Pronunciation (UK): /ˈdʒɛnɪp/

Origin and Usage: The word "genip" comes from the Taíno word "jenipapo," which means "fruit with a hard stone." The tree is native to the Caribbean and Central and South America. The fruit is eaten fresh or used to make a refreshing drink. The hard seed is used as a spice in Caribbean and Latin American cuisine, as well as for medicinal purposes.

Synonyms: Spanish lime, mamoncillo, quenepa, limoncillo

Related Words: mango, papaw, guava, lychee, kiwi

Example Sentences:

  • She picked a handful of genips from the tree and offered them to her friends.
  • The genip seed is often used in Caribbean cooking to flavor stews and sauces.
  • He brewed a pitcher of genip juice to cool off on a hot summer day.