Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Resembling a berry in texture or form; berrylike.
  • adj. Bearing berries.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Pulpy throughout, like a berry; said of fruits. Asa Gray.
  • adj. Looking like a berry
  • adj. Producing berries

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pulpy throughout, like a berry; -- said of fruits.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany: Pulpy and berry-like: applied to fruits. See berry. Bearing berries; berried.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. resembling a berry
  • adj. producing or bearing berries

Etymologies

From Latin bacca, berry.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin baccātus ("set or adorned with berries or pearls"), from bacca ("berry; pearl"). (Wiktionary)

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  • Looks like one of those left-hand only words.

    October 11, 2008

  • berry nice

    February 1, 2007