ackees is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

ackees Scrabble score: 12

Meaning of ackees

  • tropical tree, Blighia sapida, of the soapberry family, cultivated for the edible aril of its seeds
  • the fruit of an African tree (Blighia sapida) of the soapberry family grown in the Caribbean area, Florida, and Hawaii for its white or yellowish fleshy aril that is edible when ripe but is poisonous when immature or overripe and that has a toxic pink raphe attaching the aril to the seed
  • ACKEE, a small African tree [n]