from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several varieties of apple.
- n. The seed of a fleshy fruit; a pip.
- n. Informal A person or thing that is admired.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any of several varieties of eating apple that have a yellow or green skin with patches of red
- n. Any of several roundish or oblate apple varieties
- n. A seed
- n. An apple tree raised from a seed (not grafted)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An apple from a tree raised from the seed and not grafted; a seedling apple.
- n. A name given to apples of several different kinds, as Newtown pippin, summer pippin, fall pippin, golden pippin.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The seed of a fruit, as an apple, pear, melon, etc. Now abbreviated pip. Cotgrave.
- n. One of numerous varieties of the apple, as the golden pippin, the lemon pippin, the Newtown pippin, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of numerous superior eating apples with yellow or greenish yellow skin flushed with red
Middle English pipin, from Old French pepin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)