blackberry

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Synonyms for blackberry

large sweet black or very dark purple edible aggregate fruit of any of various bushes of the genus Rubus

bramble with sweet edible black or dark purple berries that usually do not separate from the receptacle

pick or gather blackberries

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Now you explain that dog, and them blackberries, and the lantern, and the rest of that rot--and mind you talk as straight as a string--do you hear?
I was a mile from Thornfield, in a lane noted for wild roses in summer, for nuts and blackberries in autumn, and even now possessing a few coral treasures in hips and haws, but whose best winter delight lay in its utter solitude and leafless repose.
Horses, dogs, cats, rats, blackberries, mushrooms, and cannibalism only postpone--"
BUT Flopsy, Mopsy, and Cotton-tail had bread and milk and blackberries, for supper.
Bruno loves blackberries, she said, as we paced slowly along by a tall hedge, that looked a promising place for them, and it was so sweet of him to make me eat the only one!
A small beaver supplied them with a scanty meal, which they eked out with frozen blackberries, haws, and choke-cherries, which they found in the course of their scramble.