lime etymology

English word lime comes from English lemon

You can also see our other etymologies for the English word lime. Currently you are viewing the etymology of lime with the meaning: (Noun) (anime) A fan fiction story that stops short of full, explicit descriptions of sexual activity, with the intimacy left to the reader's imagination.(anime) A fan fiction story that stops short of full, explicit descriptions of sexual activity, with the intimacy left to the reader's imagination

Detailed word origin of lime

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lemon English (eng) (Cockney rhyming, _, slang, from "lemon tart") Smart; cheeky, vocal.. Containing or having the flavour/flavor and/or scent of lemons.. Of the pale yellow colour/color of lemons. (transitive) To flavour with lemon. (Cockney rhyming slang, shortened from “lemon flavour”) Favor.. (fandom) A piece of fanfiction involving explicit sex (named after the erotic anime series Cream Lemon).. (slang) A [...]
lime English (eng) (anime) A fan fiction story that stops short of full, explicit descriptions of sexual activity, with the intimacy left to the reader's imagination.

Words with the same origin as lime

Descendants of lemon
lemandarin limonin