wild cherry

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wild cherry

n
(Plants) another name for gean1
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wild cherry - the fruit of the wild cherry treewild cherry - the fruit of the wild cherry tree  
wild cherry tree, wild cherry - an uncultivated cherry tree
fruit - the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
2.wild cherry - an uncultivated cherry tree
cherry tree, cherry - any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood
wild cherry - the fruit of the wild cherry tree
bird cherry, bird cherry tree - any of several small-fruited cherry trees frequented or fed on by birds
black cherry, black cherry tree, Prunus serotina, rum cherry - large North American wild cherry with round black sour edible fruit
Translations

wild cherry

n (tree) → ciliegio dolce; (fruit) → ciliegia dolce
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One side was obscured by a dense choke-cherry hedge, the other by a fig-draped masonry wall.
He had been out alone, searching for choke-cherry branches to make into spears.
sheer rags--succumbing without emotion save numbed terror under some hedge of choke-cherry or viburnum--which they cannot express--