(botany) a dry fruit, such as a capsule
noun 1. seed beetle. noun 1. any of several beetles of the family Bruchidae that infest the seeds of legumes.
adjective, seedier, seediest. 1. abounding in seed. 2. containing many seeds, as a piece of fruit. 3. gone to seed; bearing seeds. 4. poorly kept; run-down; shabby. 5. shabbily dressed; unkempt: a seedy old tramp. 6. physically run-down; under the weather: He felt a bit seedy after his operation. 7. somewhat disreputable; degraded: a seedy […]
- See fit
Deem appropriate, as in He’s entitled to divide up his property as he sees fit, or If we see fit to attend, we’ll be there. This expression uses see in the sense of “view as,” a usage dating from about 1325.
conjunction 1. in view of the fact that; considering; inasmuch as. noun 2. the act of a person who sees. 3. the sense of sight. verb (used with object), saw, seen, seeing. 1. to perceive with the eyes; look at. 2. to view; visit or attend as a spectator: to see a play. 3. to […]