Succulent

Succulent

  • (adj) (of food) tender, juicy, and tasty; “heaps of succulent black grapes”
  • (botany) (of a plant, especially a xerophyte) having thick fleshy leaves or stems adapted to storing water; “the ever-increasing popularity of succulent plants”

Succulent (सक्यलिन्ट / सक्युलन्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • रसीला, रसदार

Succulent Origin

  • early 17th century: from Latin succulentus, from succus ‘juice’.

Succulent in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper editorial)

  • Cactus and succulent plant fever has swept Nagaland and gardeners are discovering the joys of growing these spiky plants over flowery ones.
  • Arid land yields a bounty of succulent fruits.
  • The succulent chicken was so tasty, that it went well with the spiced rice.
  • Native to South Africa, jade plants are succulents that retain water in their round, green leaves.
  • The acids in the marinade react with the lean muscle fibers in the meat and break them down, resulting in a more succulent piece of meat.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of succulent

  • suck the succulent mango

Succulent pronunciation