What does ciruela in Spanish mean?

What is the meaning of the word ciruela in Spanish? The article explains the full meaning, pronunciation along with bilingual examples and instructions on how to use ciruela in Spanish.

The word ciruela in Spanish means plum, plum, greengage, prune. To learn more, please see the details below.

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Meaning of the word ciruela


nombre femenino (fruto comestible)

(noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.)
La ciruela es una fruta muy sabrosa de pequeño tamaño producida por el árbol llamado ciruelo.
ⓘEsta oración no es una traducción de la original. The plum is the small, tasty fruit of the plum tree.


adjetivo invariable (color) (color)

(adjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house.")
La camiseta de color ciruela le sentaba muy bien.
The plum shirt looked good on him.


locución nominal femenina (variedad de ciruela)

(noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.)


locución nominal femenina (fruto deshidratado)

(noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.)
Las ciruelas pasas vienen muy bien para el estreñimiento.
Prunes are very good for constipation.

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