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Build Absolutely Nothing Anywhere Near Anyone (or) Anything. Someone who objects to the building of any structure in their neighborhood, especially in public policy debate. Used as an expression of irritation towards people who are thought of as being worse than NIMBYs
A yellow colour, like that of a banana's skin

banana colour:.

The tropical treelike plant which bears clusters of bananas. The plant, of the genus Musa, has large, elongated leaves and is related to the plantain
A person of Asian descent, especially a Chinese American, who has assimilated into Western culture or married a Caucasian (from the “yellow” outside and “white” inside). Compare coconut (“assimilated Hispanic or Black”)
Flavoured with bananas
Of the colour of bananas
An elongated curved fruit, which grows in bunches, and has a sweet creamy flesh and a smooth yellow skin
{n} a species of plaintain
Stands for Build Absolutely Nothing Anywhere Near Anyone or similarly Build Absolutely Nothing Anywhere Near Anything . Someone who objects to the building of any structure in their neighborhood, especially in public policy debate. Used as an expression of irritance and one used for people who are thought of as being worse than NIMBYs
individual opposing the development of new buildings or edifices or projects close to his neighbourhood
a long curved tropical fruit with a yellow skin
TOC term for an 'and' represented on many logic trees as a flat ellipse collecting two or more causality arrows They are not used on necessity trees
{i} tropical plant; crescent-shaped yellow fruit which grows on this plant
Kayla Fruit
Kela Fruit
elongated crescent-shaped yellow fruit with soft sweet flesh any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits
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a yellow colour, like that of a banana
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a shot or pass that curves or bends in the air instead of going straight
Containing or having the taste of bananas
The world's most popular fruit The most common U S variety is the yellow Cavendish They are picked green and develop better flavor when ripened off the bush Two sweeter varieties are the red banana and the dwarf or finger banana
Bananas are long curved fruit with yellow skins. a bunch of bananas
The low-level data marshalling layer of Twisted Spread See twisted spread banana
A person, especially a woman, of Asian descent, especially a Chinese American, who has assimilated into Western culture or married a Caucasian
A 'luge rider who wipes out often
A perennial herbaceous plant of almost treelike size (Musa sapientum); also, its edible fruit
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If someone is behaving in a silly or crazy way, or if they become extremely angry, you can say that they are going bananas. Adamson's going to go bananas on this one. Fruit of the genus Musa (family Musaceae), a gigantic herbaceous plant spread by rhizomes, and one of the most important food crops of the world. The banana is consumed extensively throughout the tropics, where it is grown, and is also valued in the temperate zone for its flavour, nutritional value, and constant availability. Hundreds of varieties are cultivated. Perhaps the most important species is the common banana, M. sapientum. The ripe fruit is high in carbohydrates (mainly sugar), potassium, and vitamins C and A, and it is low in protein and fat. Though usually eaten fresh, bananas may also be cooked. The U.S. imports more bananas than does any other country. See also plantain
any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits
This is when you arch your back and reach upwards You usually only do a banana when you are doing a combination jump or riding up a basket toss
elongated crescent-shaped yellow fruit with soft sweet flesh
banana bender
An inhabitant of Queensland
banana boat
A cocktail made from a melon liqueur, a banana liqueur, curacao and pineapple juice
banana boat
A ship designed to transport bananas
banana boats
plural form of banana boat
banana bond
An extended covalent bond found in boranes in which a hydrogen atom is shared by two boron atoms; a form of three-center two-electron bond
banana hammock
A male thong
banana hammocks
plural form of banana hammock
banana leaf
A leaf of the banana plant
banana leaves
plural form of banana leaf
banana paper
paper made from banana fibre
banana paper
paper made from part of the stem of the banana plant
banana pepper
A kind of yellow chili pepper, Capsicum annuum|Capsicum annuum]]
banana peppers
plural form of banana pepper
banana plug
A single-wire male component of a banana connector
banana plugs
plural form of banana plug
banana pudding
A dessert of the southern United States, made with layers of vanilla custard, cookies, and sliced fresh bananas
banana republic
A small country, especially one in Central America, that is dependent on a single export commodity (traditionally bananas) and that has a corrupt, dictatorial government
banana republics
plural form of banana republic
banana seat
An elongated seat, on a lowrider bicycle, that curves upward at the rear
banana split
A dessert or sundae containing a banana cut in half lengthwise (split), ice cream and various toppings which may include sauces, nuts or fruit
banana splits
plural form of banana split
banana-bender
Attributive form of banana bender, noun
banana-bond
Attributive form of banana bond, noun
banana-shaped
Having a shape like that of a banana
banana hammock
A men's style of undergarment that holds the genitalia in a sling-like hammock apparatus, allowing the meat knot to protrude offensively
banana bread
moist bread containing banana pulp
banana liquor
banana flavored alcoholic drink
banana oil
a liquid ester derived from amyl alcohol; has the odor of bananas
banana passion fruit
cultivated for fruit
banana peel
A banana peel is the same as a banana skin. an embarrassing mistake made by someone in a public position, especially a politician or someone in a government British Equivalent: banana skin
banana peel
the skin of a banana (especially when it is stripped off and discarded); "he slipped on a banana skin and almost fell
banana quit
any of several honeycreepers
banana republic
a small country (especially in Central America) that is politically unstable and whose economy is dominated by foreign companies and depends on one export (such as bananas)
banana republic
country economically dependent on a single export (usually run by a military government or a dictator); country which grows bananas
banana republic
Small, poor countries that are politically unstable are sometimes referred to as banana republics. A small country that is economically dependent on a single export commodity, such as bananas, and is typically governed by a dictator or the armed forces. an insulting word for a small poor country with weak government that depends on financial help from abroad
banana seat
An elongated bicycle seat that usually curves upward in the back
banana skin
If an important or famous person slips on a banana skin, they say or do something that makes them look stupid and causes them problems. waiting for the government to slip on this week's banana skin. an embarrassing mistake made by someone in a public position, especially a politician or someone in a government American Equivalent: banana peel
banana skin
The thick yellow or green covering of a banana is called a banana skin
banana skin
banana peel: the skin of a banana (especially when it is stripped off and discarded); "he slipped on a banana skin and almost fell"
banana slug
A large slug (Ariolimax columbianus) of the northwestern forests of North America, ranging in color from black to white but often having a bright yellow body with black spots
banana solution
In addition to acetote, benzine, and a little pyroxylin, it contains amyl acetate, which gives it the odor of bananas
banana solution
A solution used as a vehicle in applying bronze pigments
banana split
type of dessert which contains bananas ice cream and whipped cream
banana split
a banana split lengthwise and topped with scoops of ice cream and sauces and nuts and whipped cream
banana split
A banana split is a kind of dessert. It consists of a banana cut in half along its length, with ice cream, nuts, and sauce on top. A dessert consisting of several scoops of ice cream and usually flavored syrups, nuts, fruit, and whipped cream served on a banana that has been split lengthwise. a sweet dish with bananas and ice cream
banana tree
type of tree which produces bananas
bananas
crazy, mad, nuts
bananas
plural form of banana
make like a banana and split
to leave, depart
one-banana problem
A problem with a low level of difficulty

It's only a one-banana problem at the most; what's taking them so long?.

one-banana problems
plural form of one-banana problem
second banana
A person who serves in a supporting, secondary, or subsidiary capacity; an assistant

The plumber left his second banana behind, to finish installing my new sink.

second banana
A comedian who plays a secondary or supporting role, especially as straight man and traditionally in vaudeville or burlesque theatre

He grew disenchanted with playing second banana and never getting credit for the laughter.

top banana
The principal comedian in a vaudeville or burlesque show

He was hilarious, and remained the top banana on the tour for years.

top banana
The boss, the leader

Only the top banana can make a decision of that magnitude.

bananas
{s} crazy, insane; wild about, excited about
bananas
Very silly

You're going out in this weather? You must be bananas!.

top banana
1. The main comic in a burlesque show.2. The head person, as of a group or project.3. Top Banana is a metaphor for alpha male
abyssinian banana
large evergreen arborescent herb having huge paddle-shaped leaves and bearing inedible fruit that resemble bananas but edible young flower shoots; sometimes placed in genus Musa
bananas
plural of banana
dwarf banana
low-growing Asian banana tree cultivated especially in the West Indies for its clusters of edible yellow fruit
edible banana
widely cultivated species of banana trees bearing compact hanging clusters of commercially important edible yellow fruit
japanese banana
Asiatic banana plant cultivated especially as a foliage plant in Japan
make like a banana and split
go away, leave, get out of here
top banana
the most important person in a group or undertaking
top banana
the leading comedian in a burlesque show
Turkish - English
banana

    Hyphenation

    ba·nan·a

    Turkish pronunciation

    bınänı

    Antonyms

    egg

    Pronunciation

    /bəˈnanə/ /bəˈnænə/

    Etymology

    [ b&-'na-n&, esp Brit ] (noun.) 1597. Attested since 1991 in Australia.

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