Definition of citrusy in US English:



  • See citrus

    • ‘The women liked this fragrance because it was citrusy, fruity, sharp and wearable.’
    • ‘We were stuffed after all that plus some Sapporo, so we found it a nice touch to end the meal with a carved orange, perfectly citrusy on the tongue, after experiencing so many foreign flavours.’
    • ‘There's a noticeable effervescence and a citrussy finish.’
    • ‘The limes add dimensions of flavour beyond tart or citrusy.’
    • ‘The soup had a nice blend of flavors - aromatic, citrusy, sweet, earthy - and a lovely orange color.’