Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: figs
IPA transcription: [f'ɪɡz]
Usage examples
  • "Always talking about grapes and figs!" cried Pandora, pettishly.
  • Flies droned over the dates and figs that the boys pulled from their pockets to eat.
  • On the way they came to a fig-tree full of figs and they went to eat the fruit; but when they got near they found that all the figs were full of grubs, and they sang:--
  • He could not find a sweet grape or a ripe fig (if Epimetheus had a fault, it was a little too much fondness for figs); or, if ripe at all, they were overripe, and so sweet as to be cloying.
  • And outside before the palace a great garden was walled round, filled full of stately fruit trees, with olives and sweet figs, and pomegranates, pears, and apples, which bore the whole year round.