greengage


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Synonyms for greengage

sweet green or greenish-yellow variety of plum

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The song's constantly changing nature took the audience on a thrilling emotional roller coaster, as Khoury sang about two lovers' escapades under the greengage tree.
The boy holds the greengage in his hand, brings it to his mouth, bites, and the fruit darts its tongue against the back of his throat so that he swallows its promise.
She introduced the first of many child protagonists in Breakfast with the Nikolides (1942), followed by An Episode of Sparrows (1955), The Greengage Summer (1958), and China Court (1961).
So is Breakfast with the Nikolides (1942), which introduces the first of her many child protagonists, also featured in An Episode of Sparrows (1955) and The Greengage Summer (1958).
Fruit Duets is a classic range of products for the bath, body and home in four exotic fruit combinations: Rosehip & Nectarine, Quince & Pomegranate, Clementine & Grapefruit, Greengage & Lime.
A Gooseberry B Strawberry C Greengage D Raspberry QUESTION 10 - for 10 points: Which of the following is the name given to a young hare?
Fresh and round with a silky palate, the pear, lemon and lime flavours framed by greengage are enhanced by part barrel ageing for added complexity.
Dishes on the menu from the first-class restaurant include mutton chops, roast beef, Melton Mowbray pie, lamb and mint sauce, ox tongue, tapioca pudding and greengage tart.
Cemlyn", made by Greengage Films, gives a flavour of the site's wildlife and explores the conservation work done by the North Wales Wildlife Trust (NWWT).
Tom Stoppard, the playwright and screenwriter, said: "I remember back in 1961 when I was a young journalist, I interviewed her for a magazine for her film The Greengage Summer, and I still remember how completely charmed I was.
Overall plum production is expected to be 75,000t, 8,000t up on last year, with President and Greengage being the main varieties to be promoted in the UK.
This perfumed verdejo from Castilla Y Leon illustrates the progress well with apple and textured greengage fruit, tropical fruit ripeness, crisp sherbet based acidity and a long, savoury finish.
On the riverside there is an orchard with two plum trees, a pear, greengage and apple tree.
Reader Ron Griffin planted two dwarf greengage bushes a year ago which have grown well.
It leads down to a wild meadow with a variety of fruit trees, including apple, pear, greengage and plums.