peach Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun cultivated in temperate regions
peach tree; Prunus persica.
noun a very attractive or seductive looking woman
sweetheart; beauty; knockout; lulu; smasher; stunner; ravisher; mantrap; dish; looker.
noun downy juicy fruit with sweet yellowish or whitish flesh
noun a shade of pink tinged with yellow
yellowish pink; salmon pink; apricot.
verb divulge confidential information or secrets
let the cat out of the bag; babble; spill the beans; babble out; tattle; blab out; sing; blab; talk.
- Be careful--his secretary talks
Peach transitive verb
To accuse of crime; to inform against.Obs. Foxe.
Peach intransitive verb
To turn informer; to betray one's accomplice.Obs. or Colloq.
If I be ta'en, I'll peach for this. Shak.
(Bot.) A well-known high-flavored juicy fruit, containing one or two seeds in a hard almond-like endocarp or stone; also, the tree which bears it ( Prunus, ∨ Amygdalus Persica). In the wild stock the fruit is hard and inedible.