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cherry tomato

noun

Simple Definition of cherry tomato

  • : a very small red or orange tomato or a plant that produces such tomatoes

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cherry tomato

  1. :  a small globose red or orange tomato borne in long dense clusters; also :  a tropical American plant (Lycopersicon esculentum cerasiforme) bearing cherry tomatoes

1847

First Known Use of cherry tomato

1847


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