- A dark red to black soft fruit, Rubus fruticosus, which grows on long rambling canes in late summer. The berries consist of a large number of individual sacs of juice each containing a seed and all gathered in an elongated sphere. Available wild or cultivated they are used for pies, jam or stewed fruit, often teamed with apples.
(written as BlackBerry)a trade name for a hand-held wireless device which combines e-mail and Internet access, a phone and software applications
- noun a small soft black berry, growing on plants with long spines, eaten in jams and pies.
- a taste or aroma associated with dark-coloured, full-bodied red wines such as those made from the Malbec, Tannat, Zinfandel or Mourvèdre grape varieties