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Meaning of MANGO

Pronunciation:  'mangow

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  large oval smooth-skinned tropical fruit with juicy aromatic pulp and a large hairy seed
  2. [n]  large evergreen tropical tree cultivated for its large oval smooth-skinned fruit

MANGO is a 5 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: Mangifera indica, mango tree
 See Also: edible fruit, fruit tree, genus Mangifera, Mangifera, Mangifera indica, mango, mango, mango tree



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Man"go\, n.; pl. {Mangoes}. [Pg. manga, fr. Tamil
1. The fruit of the mango tree. It is rather larger than an
   apple, and of an ovoid shape. Some varieties are fleshy
   and luscious, and others tough and tasting of turpentine.
   The green fruit is pickled for market.

2. A green muskmelon stuffed and pickled.

{Mango bird} (Zo["o]l.), an oriole ({Oriolus kundoo}), native
   of India.

{Mango fish} (Zo["o]l.), a fish of the Ganges ({Polynemus
   risua}), highly esteemed for food. It has several long,
   slender filaments below the pectoral fins. It appears
   about the same time with the mango fruit, in April and
   May, whence the name.

{Mango tree} (Bot.), an East Indian tree of the genus
   {Mangifera} ({M. Indica}), related to the cashew and the
   sumac. It grows to a large size, and produces the mango of
   commerce. It is now cultivated in tropical America.

Computing Dictionary

/mang'go/ (Originally in-house jargon at symbolics) A manager.

Compare mangler. See also devo and doco.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing or eating a mango in your dream, symbolizes fertility, sexual desires, and lust. Alternatively, the mango may also be a pun to mean "man go" in reference to a relationship in which you should let go and move on.