Part of speech: verb

To catch with birdlime; ensnare.

Part of speech: noun

A white earth like substance produced by burning limestone, etc., used in building.

Part of speech: noun

A small tree of the orange family, or its lemon- like fruit; also, a linden. Lime tree.

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Usage examples "lime":

  1. Beyond me stretched the avenue, at the end of which stood the great lime trees. - "The Chevalier d'Auriac", S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats.
  2. The first step to take is to dissolve the lime in the body. - "The-Light-of-Egypt-or-the-science-of-the-soul-and-the-stars-Volume-2", Burgoyne, Thomas H..
  3. Address- Lime- Tree Lodge, Groombridge Wells. - "No Thoroughfare", Charles Dickens and Wilkie Collins.