pippin

(redirected from Pipin)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

pip·pin

 (pĭp′ĭn)
n.
1. Any of several varieties of apple.
2. The seed of a fleshy fruit; a pip.
3. Informal A person or thing that is admired.

[Middle English pipin, from Old French pepin.]

pippin

(ˈpɪpɪn)
n
1. (Plants) any of several varieties of eating apple with a rounded oblate shape
2. (Plants) the seed of any of these fruits
[C13: from Old French pepin, of uncertain origin]

pip•pin

(ˈpɪp ɪn)

n.
any of numerous roundish or oblate varieties of apple.
[1250–1300; Middle English pipin, variant of pepin < Old French]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pippin - any of numerous superior eating apples with yellow or greenish yellow skin flushed with redPippin - any of numerous superior eating apples with yellow or greenish yellow skin flushed with red
dessert apple, eating apple - an apple used primarily for eating raw without cooking
Cox's Orange Pippin - a yellow Pippin with distinctive flavor
Translations

pippin

[ˈpɪpɪn] Ncamuesa f, manzana f reineta

pippin

nCox m

pippin

[ˈpɪpɪn] nrenetta
References in periodicals archive ?
Pipin teaches the art and science of Free Diving and Spearfishing through his Deep Quest Institute and manufactures and sells free diving and spearfishing equipment through his company, Persistent.
For example, he writes that "the baptism of the sick and young children was [practiced] until the time of Charlemagne, Pipin the Short, a father of Charlemagne and Nicholas I.
SAT Glenfiddich Pipin Championships The World's finest solo pipers show off their skills at Blair Castle, Pitlochry.