English dictionary definition of:

olive


Noun

  • a yellow-green color of low brightness and saturation
  • one-seeded fruit of the European olive tree usually pickled and used as a relish
  • hard yellow often variegated wood of an olive tree; used in cabinetwork
  • evergreen tree cultivated in the Mediterranean region since antiquity and now elsewhere; has edible shiny black fruits
  • small ovoid fruit of the European olive tree; important food and source of oil

Adjective

  • of a yellow-green color similar to that of an unripe olive

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Spellzone course content

View spelling list o words and learn about the word olive in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 6. Short vowels e.g. e or ea? o or u? .

Scrabble score for olive


Scrabble score = 8

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