Definition of berry in English:


Pronunciation /ˈberē/ /ˈbɛri/

Translate berry into Spanish


  • 1A small roundish juicy fruit without a stone.

    • ‘juniper berries’
    1. 1.1Botany Any fruit that has its seeds enclosed in a fleshy pulp, for example a banana or tomato.
      berry, vine fruit
  • 2Any of various kernels or seeds, such as the coffee bean.

  • 3A fish egg or the roe of a lobster or similar creature.

intransitive verb

[no object]
  • Gather berries.

    • ‘let's go berrying’


Old English berie, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch bes and German Beere.