HyperDic: pulp

English > 7 senses of the word pulp:
NOUNobjectpulp, mushany soft or soggy mass
plantpulp, flesha soft moist part of a fruit
substancepulpa mixture of cellulose fibers
communicationpulp, pulp magazinean inexpensive magazine printed on poor quality paper
bodypulpthe soft inner part of a tooth
VERBcontactpulpremove the pulp from, as from a fruit
changepulpreduce to pulp
pulp > pronunciation
Soundspah'lp
Rhymesgulp
English > pulp: 7 senses > noun 1, object
MeaningAny soft or soggy mass.
Example"he pounded it to a pulp"
Synonymmush
BroadermassA body of matter without definite shape
Adjectivespulpylike a pulp or overripe
Verbspulpreduce to pulp
English > pulp: 7 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningA soft moist part of a fruit.
Synonymflesh
Broaderplant tissueThe tissue of a plant
SubstancesparenchymaThe primary tissue of higher plants composed of thin-walled cells that remain capable of cell division even when mature
Spanishcarne, pulpa
Catalancarn, polpa
Verbspulpremove the pulp from, as from a fruit
English > pulp: 7 senses > noun 3, substance
MeaningA mixture of cellulose fibers.
NarrowerbagasseThe dry dusty pulp that remains after juice is extracted from sugar ... / sugar cane or similar plants
wood pulpwood that has been ground to a pulp
BroadercelluloseA polysaccharide that is the chief constituent of all plant ... / plant tissues and fibers
English > pulp: 7 senses > noun 4, communication
MeaningAn inexpensive magazine printed on poor quality paper.
Synonympulp magazine
Broadermagazine, magA periodic publication containing pictures and stories and articles of interest to those who purchase it or subscribe to it
English > pulp: 7 senses > noun 5, body
MeaningThe soft inner part of a tooth.
Part oftoothHard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates
Broadervascular structureA structure composed of or provided with blood vessels
Spanishpulpa
Catalanpolpa
English > pulp: 7 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningRemove the pulp from, as from a fruit.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broadertake outRemove something from a container or an enclosed space
Catalanextreure la polpa
Nounspulpa soft moist part of a fruit
English > pulp: 7 senses > verb 2, change
MeaningReduce to pulp.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Examples
  • "pulp fruit"
  • "pulp wood"
Broadergrind, mash, crunch, bray, comminuteReduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading
Nounspulpany soft or soggy mass

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