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fruiterer

(ˈfruːtərə)
n
(Commerce) chiefly Brit a fruit dealer or seller

fruit•er•er

(ˈfru tər ər)

n. Chiefly Brit.
a dealer in fruit.
[1375–1425; late Middle English fruterer, extended form of fruter < Anglo-French; see fruit, -er2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fruiterer - a person who sells fruit
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
marketer, seller, trafficker, vender, vendor - someone who promotes or exchanges goods or services for money
Translations

fruiterer

[ˈfruːtərəʳ] N (Brit) → frutero/a m/f
fruiterer's (shop)frutería f

fruiterer

[ˈfruːtər] n
(= person) → fruitier m, marchand(e) m/f de fruits
(= shop) fruiterer's → fruiterie ffruit fly ndrosophile f

fruiterer

n (esp Brit) → Obsthändler(in) m(f)

fruiterer

[ˈfruːtərəʳ] n (esp Brit) → fruttivendolo/a
at the fruiterer's (shop) → dal fruttivendolo
References in classic literature ?
It was the fruiterer," replied my friend, "who brought you to the conclusion that the mender of soles was not of sufficient height for Xerxes et id genus omne.
I now remembered that, in fact, a fruiterer, carrying upon his head a large basket of apples, had nearly thrown me down, by accident, as we passed from the Rue C into the thoroughfare where we stood; but what this had to do with Chantilly I could not possibly understand.
I will explain," he said, "and that you may comprehend all clearly, we will first retrace the course of your meditations, from the moment in which I spoke to you until that of the rencontre with the fruiterer in question.
As we crossed into this street, a fruiterer, with a large basket upon his head, brushing quickly past us, thrust you upon a pile of paving stones collected at a spot where the causeway is undergoing repair.
The fruiterer said nothing, but sharply put each card into its proper place.
Police have released images after the incident which is believed to have happened in Harvest Fruiterers in Boldmere Road, Sutton Coldfield.
The Cooke brothers were already in the Rhondda Valley by 1911 and we know that by 1914 Cooke Brothers Fruiterers had shops at 80 TylT acelyn Road, Penygraig, 14 Porth St, Porth (where the Bicycle Doctor is now) and 42 Pontypridd Road.
The Cooke brothers were already in the Rhondda Valley by 1911 and we know that by 1914 Cooke Brothers Fruiterers had shops at 80 Tylacelyn Road, Penygraig, 14 Porth St, Porth (where the Bicycle Doctor is now) and 42 Pontypridd Road.
She recalls how her father had redesigned all his family's shops to meet the challenge of self-service shopping in the 1956-57 era and how their father would start the day by placing early-morning orders with wholesalers including Wilsons' the fruiterers.
Dean Street at Sherlock Street corner - Bulmers Ltd, Wholesale Florists, Fruiterers and Horticultural Sundriesmen.
North Shields Fish Quay was once one of the busiest places in the area thanks to the Customs House, shipping office and sailors' home, with chandlers, grocers, fruiterers and butchers all catering to private trade as well as the fishermen.
Fruiterers are invited to attend a meeting at the Stork Hotel tonight, when the Food Controller's order concerning potatoes will be considered.