- 1. n. a silly-acting person. (Also a term of address.)□ You can be such a silly fruitcake sometimes.□ Some fruitcake put salt in the sugar bowl.2. n. a male homosexual. (Rude and derogatory. An elaboration of fruit.)□ We went into this bar, but it was filled with fruitcakes, so we left.3. AND fruit loop n. a foolish oaf. (Someone who is as nutty as a fruitcake.)□ What a fruitcake! Doesn’t even know where his head is at.□ Carl acts like such a loony fruit loop.
Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.
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