berried

Definitions

  • Phebe with a Basket of Berries
    Phebe with a Basket of Berries
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj berried producing or bearing berries
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Additional illustrations & photos:

berries and nuts berries and nuts
COUNTRY-WOMEN SELLING BERRIES ON THE ROAD TO STOREN COUNTRY-WOMEN SELLING BERRIES ON THE ROAD TO STOREN

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Oranges, lemons, watermelons, and tomatoes are berries.
    • a Berried Furnished with berries; consisting of a berry; baccate; as, a berried shrub.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Pineapples are classified as berries.
    • berried Furnished with berries: as, “the berried holly,”
    • berried Of the form or nature of a berry; baccate.
    • berried Having eggs or spawn, as a female lobster or other crustacean.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Strawberries, raspberries, and cherries are not actually berries.
    • adj Berried bearing berries
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Quotations

  • The Koran
    The Koran
    “There is a devil in every berry of the grape.”

Idioms

Brown as a berry - Someone who is very sun tanned is brown as a berry.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. berie.

Usage

In literature:

Then, as deftly as a girl, the dusky friend picked the berries from the twigs in the other bunch.
"Deerfoot in The Mountains" by Edward S. Ellis
He painted his fair face with wild berry juice, and color from bark and herbs.
"Blue Ridge Country" by Jean Thomas
Do you remember what Corbie used for a berry-pail when he went out to pick fruit?
"Bird Stories" by Edith M. Patch
Both took their names from this berry that grows in abundance in the neighbourhood.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
I have resolved to send Berry there, with full powers to do all manner of things, early next week.
"The Letters of Charles Dickens" by Charles Dickens
I don't like moose-berries.
"The Woman from Outside" by Hulbert Footner
Color the liquid yellow with a little turmeric; add salt, six cloves, two cardamon seeds, and twelve pepper berries.
"The Khaki Kook Book" by Mary Kennedy Core
These berries were growing on the shore of Merriconeag Sound yesterday, and Miss Lacey and I picked them ourselves.
"The Opened Shutters" by Clara Louise Burnham
The heavy grapes, with the long branches of the vine, are scattered about, and the berries with the boughs of the ever-green olive.
"The Metamorphoses of Ovid" by Publius Ovidius Naso
How quickly a mould attacks and creeps or spreads through a basin of berries every one knows.
"Seed Dispersal" by William J. Beal
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In poetry:

Berries here, an' berries there,
Heigho the blaeberrie!
I was kissed or I was ware,
Puin' o' the blaeberrie.
"The Sodger's Lassie" by Sydney Thompson Dobell
White lilies and red roses
There blossom on one stem:
Her lips of crimson berries
Tempt mine to gather them.
"Marriage Song" by Yehudah ha-Levi
Could a lassie think o' ill,
Puin' o' the blaeberrie?
Berries e'en grow where they will,
Heigho the blaeberrie!
"The Sodger's Lassie" by Sydney Thompson Dobell
Berries high, an' berries low,
Heigho the blaeberrie!
Tam maun come where berries grow,
Puin' o' the blaeberrie.
"The Sodger's Lassie" by Sydney Thompson Dobell
His notions of our leading men
Are mixed and misty very:
He knows a cochin-china hen —
He never speaks of Berry.
"Billy Vickers" by Henry Kendall
WINDS that fanning close and byre
Scarce the fading leafage stir;
Scarlet berries on the briar,
Each a rose's sepulchre.
"In Autumn Meadows" by David Gow

In news:

Instead, they forage for wild fruit, wild berries.
If you are patient enough to collect enough berries, you can make his recipe for a Wild Elderberry Mini Pies.
Alan Carr, Jon Richardson, Morgana Robinson, Jimmy Carr, Vic Reeves, Noel Fielding, Greg Davies, Sharon Horgan, Simon Pegg, Micky Flanagan, Angelos Epithemiou, Jessica Hynes and Matt Berry tackle some important matters.
Turns out Frasier had a lot of celebs- From Eddie Van Halen to Halle Berry.
When reassembled, the jar resembles early 20th century containers for Dr C H Berry's Freckle Ointment, a cream that was used to fade freckles .
Glass fragments make up a nearly complete jar identical to the style used by Dr C H Berry's Freckle Ointment, a concoction marketed in the early 20th century that was supposed to make freckles fade (it was 11 percent mercury).
When reassembled, the fragments make up a nearly complete jar identical to the style used by Dr C H Berry's Freckle Ointment, a concoction marketed in the early 20th century that was supposed to make freckles fade (it was 11 percent mercury).
Try a galette with a sweet filling such as apricot or berries, or a savory filling such as tomato or zucchini.
Jazz up some wheat bread with wheat berries.
Wheat berries are the whole grain from which wheat flour is milled.
Tom Hanks and Halle Berry star in "Cloud Atlas".
A thrill ride at Knott's Berry Farm left people stranded for three hours on Wednesday.
Knott's Berry Farm Ride Brake Froze : OSHA.
The Knotts Berry Farm ride that stranded 20 people high in the air remained closed on Thursday while investigators tried to understand what went wrong.
Jacques Pépin's chilled compote of quick-stewed plums, Bing cherries and berries in a light wine—and—black currant syrup is a refreshing alternative to summertime pie.
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In science:

By comparison with the exact theory, the validity of this paraxial result has been confirmed by Berry .
Paraxial propagation of a quantum charge in a random magnetic field
By comparison with the exact solution, the validity of this formula has been recently confirmed by Berry .
Paraxial propagation of a quantum charge in a random magnetic field
Group of symplectomorphisms, Geometric quantization, Berry phase, Coadjoint orbits.
Hamiltonian symplectomorphisms and the Berry phase
It turns out that the holonomy of our transport is essentially the Berry phase of the loop ψt (N ).
Hamiltonian symplectomorphisms and the Berry phase
The vanishing of Ω is equivalent to the invariance of the Berry phase under deformations of the loop ψ .
Hamiltonian symplectomorphisms and the Berry phase
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