Variant of berry
noun pl. berries
- any small, juicy, fleshy fruit, as a strawberry or raspberry
- the dry seed or kernel of various plants, as a coffee bean or wheat grain
- an egg of a lobster, crayfish, etc.
- Bot. a fleshy fruit with a soft wall and thin skin, as the tomato, grape, or cranberry
Origin: Middle English and amp; Old English berie, a berry, grape, akin to Old Norse ber, Gothic weina-basi, literally , wine berry
- berrylike adjective