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Noun: fruitcake  'froot,keyk
  1. A whimsically eccentric person
    - crackpot, crank, nut, nut case, screwball
  2. A rich cake containing dried fruit and nuts and citrus peel and so on

Derived forms: fruitcakes

Type of: cake, dag [Austral, NZ], eccentric, eccentric person, flake [N. Amer], geek, oddball

Encyclopedia: Fruitcake