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blackberry Explained

blackberry at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['blæk'berı]

blackberry at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n plural blackberries [C] // a small black or purple berry from a bush that has thorns (=sharp points) //

blackberry at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Usually prickly, fruit-bearing bush of the genus Rubus, in the rose family, native chiefly to N temperate regions. The blackberry is abundant in E N. America and on the Pacific coast; in Europe it is common in thickets and hedges. Its usually biennial, prickly, erect, semi-erect, or trailing stems bear leaves with usually three or five oval, coarsely toothed, stalked leaflets; white, pink, or red flowers in terminal clusters; and black or red-purple aggregate fruits. The several trailing species are commonly called dewberries. Blackberries are a fairly good source of iron and vitamin C.

blackberry at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

Blackberry at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Blackberry \Black"ber*ry\ (bl[a^]k"b[e^]r*r[y^]), n. [OE.
blakberye, AS. bl[ae]cberie; bl[ae]c black + berie berry.]
The fruit of several species of bramble ({Rubus}); also, the
plant itself. {Rubus fruticosus} is the blackberry of
England; {R. villosus} and {R. Canadensis} are the high
blackberry and low blackberry of the United States. There are
also other kinds.

blackberry at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

blackberry
n 1: large sweet black or very dark purple edible aggregate fruit
of any of various bushes of the genus Rubus
2: bramble with sweet edible black or dark purple berries that
usually do not separate from the receptacle [syn: {blackberry
bush}]
v : pick or gather blackberries; "The children went
blackberrying"
[also: {blackberried}]

blackberry at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » BlackBerry

English

Inter: wikipedi » a
Category: Image - :Blackberries on bush.jpg|thumb|Blackberries on a bush

Pronunciation

* Inter: audio » en-us-blackberry.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun

Inter: en-noun » blackberries
  • A fruit-bearing shrub of the species Inter: taxlink » Rubus fruticosus|species and some hybrids.
    1. The soft fruit borne by this shrub, formed of a black (when ripe) cluster of drupelets.
    2. Inter: UK » in some regions The blackcurrant.

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » shrub and fruit bramble

      Derived terms

      * blackberrying

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » shrub

  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|մոշենի|tr=mošeni
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|къпина|f|tr=kǎpina
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|esbarzer|m
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|ostružina
  • Danish: Inter: t- » da|brombær|n
  • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|braamstruik|m
  • Esperanto: Inter: t+ » eo|rubusujo
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|karhunvatukka
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|ronce|f, Inter: t+ » fr|mûrier|m
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Brombeere|f
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|βατομουριά|f|tr=batomouriá
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|szeder
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|rovo|m

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Latin: Inter: t- » la|morum|alt=mōrum|n
    • Latvian: Inter: t+ » lv|kazene|f
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|капина|f|tr=kápina
    • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|bjørnebær|n
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|amoreira|f
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|ежевика|f|tr=ježevíka
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|dris|f
    • Serbo-Croatian:
    • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|купина|f
    • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|kupina|f
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|zarzamora|f
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|björnbär|n
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|böğürtlen


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » fruit
    • Afrikaans: Inter: t+ » af|braam
    • Albanian: Inter: t- » sq|manaferrë|f
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|كبوش|f|tr=kbúch|sc=Arab
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|մոշ|tr=moš
    • Azeri: Inter: t+ » az|böyürtkən
    • Basque: Inter: t+ » eu|masusta
    • Belarusian: Inter: t- » be|ажына|f|tr=ažyna|sc=Cyrl
    • Bengali: Inter: t- » bn|কালজামজাতীয় ফল|tr=kālajāmajātīẏa phala|sc=Beng
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|къпина|f|tr=kǎpina
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|móra|f
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|黑莓|tr=hēiméi|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|ostružina|f
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|brombær|n
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|braam|m|f, Inter: t- » nl|braambes|m|f
    • Esperanto: Inter: t+ » eo|rubusbero
    • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|põldmurakas
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|karhunvatukka
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|mûre|f|alt=mûre (sauvage)
    • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|მაყვალი|tr=maqvali|sc=Geor
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Brombeere|f
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|βατόμουρο|n
    • Haitian Creole: Inter: tø » ht|mi
    • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|शहतूत|tr=śahtūt|sc=Deva
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|szeder
    • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|brómber|n
    • Ido: Inter: t+ » io|moruso
    • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|sméar dhubh|f
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|mora|f (di rovo)
    • Latin: Inter: t- » la|morum|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Latvian: Inter: t+ » lv|kazene|f
  • Luxembourgish: Inter: t- » lb|Schwaarzbier|n, Inter: t- » lb|Päerdsbier|n
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|капина|f|tr=kápina
  • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|sj buah kecil
  • Maltese: Inter: t- » mt|tuta|f
  • Maori: Inter: t- » mi|parakipere
  • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|bjørnebær|n
  • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|شاه‌توت|tr=šâh-tut
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|jeżyna
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|amora|f
  • Quechua: Inter: t- » qu|khari-khari
  • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|mură|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|ежевика|f|tr=ježevíka
  • Scots: Inter: tø » sco|brammle
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|smeur|f
  • Serbo-Croatian:
  • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|купина|f
  • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|kupina|f
  • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|robidnica|f
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|mora|f
  • Swahili: Inter: t- » sw|mbigili
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|björnbär|n
  • Tagalog: Inter: t- » tl|lumboy
  • Thai: Inter: t- » th|แบล๊กเบอรี่
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|böğürtlen
  • Turkmen: Inter: t- » tk|bowurslen
  • Ukrainian: Inter: t+ » uk|ожина|f|tr=ozhyna|sc=Cyrl
  • Uzbek: Inter: t- » uz|maymunjon
  • Vietnamese: Inter: t- » vi|trái ngấy
  • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|mwyaren|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-see » blackcurrant

    Verb

    Inter: en-verb » blackberries|blackberrying|blackberried
  • To gather or forage for blackberries.
    1. 1925, Virginia Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway:
    2. : She had gone up into the tower alone and left them blackberrying in the sun
    3. 1977, Howard Frank Mosher, Disappearances, Mariner Books (2006), ISBN 9780618694068, page 111:
    4. : My mother and Cordelia were blackberrying along the woods edge of a nearby meadow.
    5. 2001, Thomas Keneally, Victim of the Aurora, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (2001), ISBN 9780156007337, page 72:
    6. : My wife and children were blackberrying at the end of the garden and I was simply reading.
    7. 2004, Janet Bord, The Travellers Guide to Fairy Sites: The Landscape and Folklore of Fairyland In England, Wales And Scotland'', Gothic Image (2004), ISBN 9780906362648, page 48:
    8. : Another instance of someone who is blackberrying and sees fairies can be found at Kingheriot Farm (South-West Wales: Pembrokeshire): maybe gathering berries puts the percipient into a relaxed or dissociated frame of mind, more conducive to being able to see things that one would perhaps not normally be able to see.



    Category: Category:en:Berries -
    Translation: az » blackberry
    Translation: cs » blackberry
    Translation: et » blackberry
    Translation: el » blackberry
    Translation: fr » blackberry
    Translation: gl » blackberry
    Translation: ko » blackberry
    Translation: hr » blackberry
    Translation: io » blackberry
    Translation: it » blackberry
    Translation: kk » blackberry
    Translation: lt » blackberry
    Translation: hu » blackberry
    Translation: no » blackberry
    Translation: pl » blackberry
    Translation: pt » blackberry
    Translation: ro » blackberry
    Translation: ru » blackberry
    Category: simple:blackberry -
    Translation: fi » blackberry
    Translation: sv » blackberry
    Translation: ta » blackberry
    Translation: te » blackberry
    Translation: tr » blackberry
    Translation: vi » blackberry
    Translation: zh » blackberry

  • BlackBerry at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: wikipedi » a
    Inter: also » blackberry

    English

    Proper noun

    Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • Inter: telephony » computer hardware|trademark A smartphone brand. The brand name of a wireless handheld device, a cross between a cellphone and a mobile email appliance and Internet-capable PDA, by Category: w - :Research in Motion|Research in Motion (RIM) or by extension similar apparatus made by competitors.
    Translations
    Inter: trans-top » device (transliterations)
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|بلاك بيري|m|tr=blāk birī, blak beri|sc=Arab
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|黑莓手機|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|黑莓手机|tr=hēiméi shǒujī|sc=Hani
    • Greek: Inter: t- » el|Μπλάκ-μπερη|tr=Blák-beri|sc=Grek
    • Hebrew: Inter: t- » he|בלקברי|m|tr=blaqberi|sc=Hebr


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ブラックベリー|tr=burakkuberī|sc=Jpan
  • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|블랙베리|tr=beullaekberi|sc=Kore
  • Marathi: Inter: t- » mr|ब्लॅक्बेरी|tr=blǎkberī|sc=Deva
  • Persian: Inter: t- » fa|بلک‌بری|tr=blak-beri|sc=fa-Arab
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|Блэкберри|m|tr=Blékbɛrri|sc=Cyrl Inter: indeclinabl » e

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Derived terms

    * BlackBerried
    • crackberry

      See also

      * iPhone

      Verb

      Inter: en-verb » BlackBerries|BlackBerrying|BlackBerried


  • To send a text message or e-mail with a BlackBerry device.
    1. 2007, Kristin Gore, Sammys Hill'', Miramax Books (2007), ISBN 9781401360290, page 219:
    2. : "I BlackBerried a sort of risque joke message to this friend of mine — it was totally a joke — but, um, I accidentally sent it to two hundred strangers. Inter: .. » .
    3. 2009, Colleen DeBaise, The Wall Street Journal: Complete Small Business Guidebook, Three Rivers Press (2009), ISBN 9780307408938, page 205:
    4. : We've interviewed female entrepreneurs who say they were BlackBerrying up into the final stages of labor; Inter: »
    5. 2012, Matthew Zencey, Unlikely Liberal: Sarah Palins Curious Record as Alaska's Governor'', Potomac Books (2012), ISBN 9781612341859, page 144:
    6. : But Revenue Commissioner Pat Galvin told me she was well known for BlackBerrying during face-to-face meetings.
    7. Inter: seemoreCite » s


    Category: simple:BlackBerry -
    Translation: vi » BlackBerry