Definitions

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

  • n. A deciduous shrub or small tree (Prunus cerasus) having white flowers and tart red fruit.
  • n. The edible fruit of this plant.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a species of Prunus in the subgenus Cerasus (cherries), native to much of Europe and southwest Asia, Prunus cerasus
  • n. the fruit of this tree

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

  • n. acid cherries used for pies and preserves
  • n. rather small Eurasian tree producing red to black acid edible fruit
  • n. Australian tree with sour red fruit

Etymologies

sour + cherry (Wiktionary)

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