whitethorn


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whitethorn

(ˈwaɪtˌθɔːn)
n
(Plants) another name for hawthorn
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.whitethorn - thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berrieswhitethorn - thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berries; established as an escape in eastern North America
Crataegus, genus Crataegus - thorny shrubs and small trees: hawthorn; thorn; thorn apple
haw, hawthorn - a spring-flowering shrub or small tree of the genus Crataegus
Translations

whitethorn

[ˈwaɪtθɔːn] Nespino m

whitethorn

[ˈwaɪtˌθɔːn] nbiancospino
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The 12-year-old mare came up from the Whitethorn Stud with an all-Flat pedigree and with a covering to Mull Of Kintyre, yet she was entered for a jumping sale, where the number of Flat buyers could be counted on the fingers of one hand.
Youngsters from the Cowgate estate in Newcastle, with help from their families, artist Paul Belcher and Newcastle City Council, have painted boards to go on the corner of Chestnut Avenue and Whitethorn Crescent and stop people using it as a "rat run".
Richard McQuilken from Whitethorn Mews, Waterside, Derry, was in the city's Magistrates Court yesterday to face a number of additional charges.
The event selling children's clothes, maternity wear, toys and other items will take place at Brackla Community Centre, in Whitethorn Drive, Bridgend, from 11am until 12.
The fire tore through the ground floor of the house in Whitethorn Crescent at 11.
And for the same figure, BBA (Ireland) Ltd had the final bid for a Bluebird colt out of multiple Flat and hurdle winner Kate's Choice, submitted from Whitethorn Stud on behalf of a syndicate.
Dean McDonald, 29, Whitethorn Crescent, Cowgate Admitted being drunk and disorderly at Eazy Street bar, Neville Street, on June 30.
But driver Kenneth Henvey, 51, of Whitethorn Crescent, Palmerstown, was cleared last year of causing the deaths of Mr Tyminskyy, Kevin Garry, Kathleen Gilton, Margaret Traynor and Teresa Keatley by dangerous driving.
An inquest, held at Brackla Tabernacle on Whitethorn Drive, Bridgend, heard how Mrs Thomas was walking with her grand-daughter Chantelle Murphy and her friend Jessica Miller, both 13, to Pencoed Rugby Club just after 7.
The Renault Megane was found ablaze in Whitethorn Crescent, Cowgate, Newcastle, at about 12.
More than pounds 600,000 was pumped into the regeneration of terraced homes on Whitethorn Crescent, in Cowgate, by Your Places and Your Homes Newcastle, but yobs launched a spate of drink-fuelled attacks and made the lives of local residents a misery.
Origin ally from Whitethorn Drive, Caherdavin in Limerick city, Daphne Quinn set up a new life on the island.