Definition of fruit cake noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    fruit cake

    BrE BrE//ˈfruːt keɪk//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfruːt keɪk//
    Describing strange traits
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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. See related entries: Describing strange traits
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: fruit cake