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cucumber a long fruit shaped like a cylinder with hard green skin and white flesh. Cucumbers are grown as food and are eaten raw.
cud food that certain animals such as cows bring up from the first stomach to chew again.
cuddle to hold and hug in a tender and loving way.
cue1 anything done or said during a play that is a signal for an actor to say or do something. [3 definitions]
cue2 a long, thin stick with a narrow tip, used to hit the ball in the game of pool or billiards.
cuff1 a band of material at the end of a shirt sleeve or pants leg that is folded over. A cuff is often sewn in place. [2 definitions]
cuff2 to hit or slap with an open hand. [2 definitions]
cuisine a particular type of cooking, especially that of a particular region, or the food in general that is prepared in this way.
culprit a person who is charged with or is guilty of doing something wrong. [2 definitions]
cultivate to make fit for growing plants by plowing, weeding, or adding fertilizer. [3 definitions]
cultivation the act of preparing and improving. [2 definitions]
cultivator a machine or hand tool that prepares soil for planting by loosening the soil and removing weeds.
cultural of or relating to culture.
culture the language, customs, ideas, and art of a particular group of people. [4 definitions]
cumbersome difficult to hold or carry because of size, shape, or weight.
cumulus a large, fluffy, white cloud with a flat bottom.
cunning skill used in a sly or tricky way. [2 definitions]
cup a small container used for drinking. [5 definitions]
cupboard a cabinet with shelves for food, dishes, or other items.
cupcake a little cake for one person. Cupcakes are baked in a mold that has the size and shape of a cup.
cupful the amount that fills one cup; cup.