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Definition of fruit cake noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    fruit cake

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    noun
    NAmE//ˈfrutkeɪk//
     
     
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  1. 1[countable, uncountable] a cake containing dried fruit
  2. 2fruitcake [countable] (informal) a person who behaves in a strange or crazy way She's nutty as a fruitcake.
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