Meaning of BANANA in English

BANANA

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ ripe

▪ overripe

▪ green

▪ mashed

… OF BANANAS

▪ bunch

I bought a small bunch of ~s.

VERB + BANANA

▪ eat , have

▪ pick

▪ mash

▪ slice

▪ peel

BANANA + NOUN

▪ peel , skin ( figurative )

The company has acquired an unhappy knack of slipping on ~ skins (= being led into making mistakes that make it look stupid) .

▪ plant , tree

▪ leaf

▪ grove , plantation

▪ bread , cake

Oxford Collocations English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний .