Ficus

English vocabulary and translations (See all)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

Definition

a ficus: a tropical tree or shrub
noun
The ficus belongs to the Moraceae family. There is a large variety of ficus, most of which grow in warm climates. Note: the ficus produces milky sap which can be poisonous if ingested, so be careful!

Examples

  • "Bob : It's the. ficus."
  • "Horatio : The fern or the ficus?"
  • "Susie : Then, when I return from lunch, he's in the corner of my office, hiding behind the ficus, just staring at me."

Still having difficulties with 'Ficus'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Ficus'? Share it with us!