- A handheld mobile device that provides Internet access and email, telephone, and text-messaging facilities.More example sentences
- Against the advice of his lawyers, he appears poised to keep his beloved BlackBerry, a link to the outside world.
- Despite security concerns, he says they'll have to pry his BlackBerry out of his hands.
- Friends kept him apprised of developments by sending e-mail messages to his BlackBerry.
verb (BlackBerries, BlackBerrying, BlackBerried)[with object] Back to top
- Communicate with (someone) using a BlackBerry device: I was BlackBerrying them while the speech was going on [no object]: they blogged, BlackBerried, and texted—sometimes contacting someone only a few feet awayMore example sentences
- Clearly, they're able to take BlackBerrying to a whole new level.
- And thanks again for BlackBerrying me the Rick Warren questions while I was in the so-called cone of silence.
- Sometimes we're in a meeting talking to each other and BlackBerrying each other at the same time.
More definitions of BlackBerryDefinition of BlackBerry in:
- The US English dictionary
noun (plural blackberries)
- 1An edible soft fruit consisting of a cluster of soft purple-black drupelets.More example sentences
- Sweet muscadine grapes, blackberries, apples, jujubes and a host of other fruits will be available at these upcoming sales.
- Cantaloupe is a perfect mix with other melons and fruit - kiwi, bananas, blueberries, blackberries, strawberries, grapes and raspberries, to name a few.
- I was going to wax lyrical about my weekend, walking round the estate picking blackberries, apples and Damsons.
- 2The prickly climbing shrub of the rose family which bears blackberries. Also called bramble.
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- Rubus fruticosus, family Rosaceae (sometimes treated as an aggregate of many species)
- They attack the stems of roses, blackberries, raspberries, and dewberries growing in damp, shady places.
- Pruning raspberries and blackberries can be a snap if you follow a few simple steps.
- This is a large genus of usually thorny shrubs, including raspberries and blackberries.
verb (blackberries, blackberrying, blackberried)[no object] (usually as noun blackberrying) Back to top
- Gather blackberries in the wild: she asked me to go blackberrying with herMore example sentences
- Like him, I too used to go blackberrying in my youth, so that my mother could make vast quantities of jam and pies in those pre-freezer days.
- Today we listened to music in bed with the papers, had a cooked breakfast in bed, played with our new cat friend and went blackberrying in the village.
- The one I'll be making this weekend will contain redcurrants, blackcurrants, strawberries, raspberries, blackberries (I'm going blackberrying when I've finished this!) and peaches.
More definitions of BlackBerryDefinition of blackberry in:
- The US English dictionary