HyperDic: cherry

English > 5 senses of the word cherry:
NOUNplantcherrywood of any of various cherry trees especially the black cherry
plantcherry, cherry treeany of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone
foodcherrya red fruit with a single hard stone
attributecherry, cerise, cherry reda red the color of ripe cherries
ADJECTIVEallcherry, red, reddish, ruddy, blood-red, carmine, cerise, cherry-red, crimson, ruby, ruby-red, scarletof a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange)
cherry > pronunciation
Soundscheh'riy
Rhymesaccusatory ... zealotry: 432 rhymes with riy...
English > cherry: 5 senses > adjective 1
MeaningOf a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies.
Synonymsred, reddish, ruddy, blood-red, carmine, cerise, cherry-red, crimson, ruby, ruby-red, scarlet
BroaderchromaticBeing or having or characterized by hue
Spanishcarmesí, carmín, cereza, colorado, encarnado, escarlata, grana, rojizo, rojo, rubescente
Catalancarmesí, carmí, cirera, encarnat, escarlata, grana, groc, rogenc, roig, taronja, vermell, vermellenc, vermellós
Nounscherrya red the color of ripe cherries
English > cherry: 5 senses > noun 1, plant
Meaningwood of any of various cherry trees especially the black cherry.
BroaderwoodThe hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
Substance ofcherry, cherry treeAny of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone
Spanishmadera de cerezo
Catalanfusta de cirerer
English > cherry: 5 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningAny of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood.
Synonymcherry tree
Member ofPrunus, genus PrunusA genus of shrubs and trees of the family Rosaceae that is widely distributed in temperate regions
PartscherryA red fruit with a single hard stone
NarrowerCatalina cherry, Prunus lyonii(California) evergreen shrub or small tree found on Catalina Island
capulin, capulin tree, Prunus capuliMexican black cherry tree having edible fruit
chokecherry, chokecherry tree, Prunus virginianaA common wild cherry of eastern North America having small bitter black berries favored by birds
flowering cherryAny of several shrubs or trees of the genus Prunus cultivated for their showy white or pink single or double blossoms
sour cherry, sour cherry tree, Prunus cerasusRather small Eurasian tree producing red to black acid edible fruit
sweet cherry, Prunus aviumlarge Eurasian tree producing small dark bitter fruit in the wild but edible sweet fruit under cultivation
wild cherry, wild cherry treeAn uncultivated cherry tree
Broaderfruit treeTree bearing edible fruit
Substancescherrywood of any of various cherry trees especially the black cherry
Spanishcerasus, cereza, cerezo
Catalancerezo, cirera, cirerer
English > cherry: 5 senses > noun 3, food
MeaningA red fruit with a single hard stone.
Part ofcherry, cherry treeAny of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone
Narrowercapulin, Mexican black cherryMexican black cherry
sour cherryacid cherries used for pies and preserves
sweet cherry, black cherryAny of several fruits of cultivated cherry trees that have sweet flesh
Broaderdrupe, stone fruitfleshy indehiscent fruit with a single seed
edible fruitedible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
Spanishcereza, guinda
Catalancirera
English > cherry: 5 senses > noun 4, attribute
MeaningA red the color of ripe cherries.
Synonymscerise, cherry red
Broaderred, rednessRed color or pigment
Spanishcereza, rojo cereza
Catalancirera
Adjectivescherryof a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange)

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