noun, plural strawberries.
the fruit of any stemless plant belonging to the genus Fragaria, of the rose family, consisting of an enlarged fleshy receptacle bearing achenes on its exterior.
the plant itself.
noun (pl) -ries
any of various low-growing rosaceous plants of the genus Fragaria, such as F. vesca (wild strawberry) and F. ananassa (garden strawberry), which have white flowers and red edible fruits and spread by runners
(as modifier): a strawberry patch
the fruit of any of these plants, consisting of a sweet fleshy receptacle bearing small seedlike parts (the true fruits)
(as modifier): strawberry ice cream
barren strawberry, a related Eurasian plant, Potentilla sterilis, that does not produce edible fruit
a purplish-red colour
(as adjective): strawberry shoes
another name for strawberry mark
[bas] /bæs/ noun 1. the black crappie. See under crappie.
noun 1. a plant, Chenopodium capitatum, having dense, rounded clusters of minute reddish flowers.
adjective 1. reddish blond. noun 2. a person with reddish-blond hair.
- Strawberry bush
noun 1. an E North American shrub or small tree, Euonymus americanus, having pendulous capsules that split when ripe to reveal scarlet seeds: family Celastraceae 2. any of various similar or related plants