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chokecherry

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noun choke·cher·ry \ˈchōk-ˌcher-ē\

Definition of chokecherry

  1. :  a wild cherry (Prunus virginiana) of the United States and Canada having bitter or astringent red to black edible fruit; also :  this fruit



1784

First Known Use of chokecherry

1784


CHOKECHERRY Defined for Kids

chokecherry

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noun choke·cher·ry \ˈchōk-ˌcher-ē\

Definition of chokecherry for Students

plural

chokecherries

  1. :  a wild cherry tree with clusters of bitter reddish black fruits




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