berried


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ber·ried

 (bĕr′ēd)
adj.
1. Having or bearing berries: berried branches; a berried plant.
2. Resembling a berry or berries: "an off-dry, berried flavor" (New York Times).
3. Bearing eggs. Used especially of egg-bearing crustaceans or fishes: a berried lobster.

ber•ried

(ˈbɛr id)

adj.
1. covered with or yielding berries.
2. of or like a berry.
3. bearing eggs: berried lobsters.
[1785–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.berried - producing or bearing berriesberried - producing or bearing berries  
fruitful - productive or conducive to producing in abundance; "be fruitful and multiply"
References in classic literature ?
So Solomon, holding his white head on one side, and playing vigorously, marched forward at the head of the gay procession into the White Parlour, where the mistletoe-bough was hung, and multitudinous tallow candles made rather a brilliant effect, gleaming from among the berried holly-boughs, and reflected in the old-fashioned oval mirrors fastened in the panels of the white wainscot.
Dorothea drove along between the berried hedgerows and the shorn corn-fields, not seeing or hearing anything around.
She walked, rowed, berried, and dreamed to her heart's content; and when September came she was bright-eyed and alert, with a step that would have satisfied the Spencervale doctor and a heart full of ambition and zest once more.