autumn pumpkin

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n autumn pumpkin a coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seeds; subspecies of Cucurbita pepo include the summer squashes and a few autumn squashes
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Usage

In literature:

This week we show a swamp outfit; next week pumpkins and the like; the following week autumn leaves.
"Ralph on the Engine" by Allen Chapman
Helen, her father, and Miss Conover sat at their gaily decked table, on which was a mountain of autumn fruit piled about an enormous pumpkin.
"I Walked in Arden" by Jack Crawford
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In news:

Apples, pumpkins, squash and chili make a delicious autumn menu.
The family-run business that started out as a pumpkin patch added a corn maze nine years ago to keep up with autumnal entertainment competition.
Nothing says autumn better than pumpkin pie.
Local entrepreneur Vanessa Goodis decided to play Mother Nature this year by bringing the magic of autumn to South Florida families at the first-ever Coconut Grove Pumpkin Patch, taking place Sept 29 and 30 at Peacock Park.
Cheese fondue in a roasted pumpkin makes a autumnal dinner party even more festive.
The world is covered in cobwebs and decorated by maniacal pumpkins, horror films possess every television channel and the forces of evil are finally let loose for once autumn night as children are encouraged to take candy from strangers.
Then, I ran across a recipe for pumpkin buns and the idea of an autumn harvest bun came to mind.
When "pumpkin fatigue" starts to get you down, butternut squash is a tasty, autumnal breath of fresh air.
There is no better way to celebrate the smell of autumn in the air and the leaves than to carve pumpkinsā€¦ with chainsaws .
Ava Marie visits Weber's Cider Mill Farm in Parkville to talk about all things autumn, including apples, pumpkins, cider , pies and their famous apple cider donuts.
Cheese fondue in a roasted pumpkin makes a autumnal dinner party even more festive.
With autumn right around the corner, many people are thinking about picking their pumpkins and enjoying the last of the nice weather.
To-Do DFW: Enjoy fall with Celebrate Roanoke, Autumn in the Arboretum, & Flower Mound Pumpkin Patch.
The creamy filling swirls contrasted with the pumpkin-colored cake make for an eye-catching autumn dessert.
The slightly dry, cool weather this autumn has made for a strong crop of pumpkins.
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