Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An outer layer or covering found on citrus fruits, melons or the outside of cheese.

Usage examples (29)
  • The recipe called for the rind of an orange.
  • They are smaller than the one I cooked, and the rind is not as hard.
  • It has a relatively thin rind, which gives a little when the squash is ripe.
  • Pineapple rind is soaked in sugar water until it is fermented then served chilled. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.