fruitcake

Definitions of fruitcake
  1. noun
    a rich cake containing dried fruit and nuts and citrus peel and so on
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    types:
    Christmas cake
    a rich fruitcake (usually covered with icing and marzipan) and eaten at Christmas
    simnel
    a fruitcake (sometimes covered with almond paste) eaten at mid-Lent or Easter or Christmas
    type of:
    cake
    baked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
  2. noun
    a whimsically eccentric person
    synonyms: crackpot, crank, nut, nut case, screwball
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    type of:
    eccentric, eccentric person, flake, geek, oddball
    a person with an unusual or odd personality
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