blackheart

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n blackheart heart cherry with dark flesh and skin cherry
    • n blackheart any of various diseases in which the central tissues blacken
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Blackheart A heart-shaped cherry with a very dark-colored skin.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n blackheart A species of cherry of many varieties: so called from the fruit being somewhat heart-shaped and having a skin nearly black.
    • n blackheart A wood obtained from British Guiana, suitable for use in building and in furniture-making.
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Usage

In literature:

I was picking blackhearts, and went further than I meant.
"Return of the Native" by Thomas Hardy
It sounds the most like Blackheart.
"Homestead on the Hillside" by Mary Jane Holmes
Tell her to set out her best cake and that basket of blackhearts.
"Golden Days for Boys and Girls" by Various
But would not such a step be cold, blackhearted, premeditated murder?
"The Sapphire Cross" by George Manville Fenn
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In poetry:

Seckel, blackheart, palpitant
Rained their bleaching strays; and white
Snowed the damson, bent aslant;
Rambow-tree and romanite
Seemed beneath deep drifts to pant.
"The Old Farm" by Madison Julius Cawein

In news:

Hot Topic to launch edgy lingerie line Blackheart with new stores.
0 Hot Topic will roll out a lingerie line called Blackheart , with stores in Southern California and Texas.
Blackheart , the premium spiced rum debuted in February by Heaven Hill Distilleries, has added another size.
Wolfie Blackheart is not an ordinary 18-year-old.
JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS (MODERN LOVERS).
Video includes crowd shots and clips from performances by Zac Brown Band, Band of Horses and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts.
Signed to Joan Jett's Blackheart Records in 2006, GIAC has opened for acts such as Morrissey, Frank Black, the Pogues, and Joan Jett herself.
Including Rush, Kraftwerk, The Marvelettes, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, and Deep Purple.
0 Hot Topic will roll out a lingerie line called Blackheart, with stores in Southern California and Texas.
Joan Jett and the Blackhearts.
Inside a Taliban takedown with 'Blackheart 2.
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