As lime as...

Define lime

As  lime  as...

comments powered by Disqus

Go Back to Top

Definition of lime

lime - noun the green acidic fruit of any of various lime trees; any of various related trees bearing limes; any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia with heart-shaped leaves and drooping cymose clusters of yellowish often fragrant flowers; several yield valuable timber; a sticky adhesive that is smeared on small branches to capture small birds; a white crystalline oxide used in the production of calcium hydroxide; a caustic substance produced by heating limestone; verb cover with lime so as to induce growth; spread birdlime on branches to catch birds.


Lime on: Dictionary  Google  Wikipedia  YouTube (new tab)