2 entries found for cherry.
To select an entry, click on it.
Main Entry: cher·ry
Inflected Form(s): plural cherries
Etymology: Middle English chery "a cherry," from early French cherise "the cherry" (mistaken as being a plural), derived from Latin cerasus "cherry tree" 1 a: any of numerous trees and shrubs that are related to the roses and have rather small pale yellow to deep blackish red smooth-skinned fruits b: the fruit of a cherry c: the reddish brown wood of a cherry 2: a medium red