Blackthorn - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈblækθɔːrn|  American pronunciation of the word blackthorn
Brit.  |ˈblakθɔːn|  British pronunciation of the word blackthorn

noun

- a thorny Eurasian bush with plumlike fruits (syn: sloe)
- erect and almost thornless American hawthorn with somewhat pear-shaped berries

Examples

...a twisted walking stick made from a blackthorn sapling...

Word forms

noun
singular: blackthorn
plural: blackthorns
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