Blackberry - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈblækberi|  American pronunciation of the word blackberry
Brit.  |ˈblakb(ə)ri|  British pronunciation of the word blackberry

noun

- large sweet black or very dark purple edible aggregate fruit of any of various bushes of the genus Rubus
- bramble with sweet edible black or dark purple berries that usually do not separate from the receptacle

verb

- pick or gather blackberries

Examples

The children went blackberrying

a blackberry is a compound fruit

Word forms

noun
singular: blackberry
plural: blackberries
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