Gooseberries are also called dogberries.
- the berry or fruit of any of various plants, as the mountain ash and gooseberry
- any of these plants
- Any of various wild fruit-bearing shrubs or trees, such as a dogwood, gooseberry, or mountain ash.
- The fruit of any of these plants.
From Dogberry, the name of a character in Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing (1600).