berried

adjective
ber·​ried | \ ˈber-ēd How to pronounce berried (audio) , ˈbe-rēd \

Definition of berried

1 : having or covered with berries berried shrubs
2 : bearing eggs a berried lobster

Examples of berried in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Toxquí One Hundred Year Old Zinfandel — concentrated, herbal and deeply berried. Sara Schneider, SFChronicle.com, "Cesar Toxqui: a deft hand with Mendocino’s old vines," 11 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of berried

1657, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Berried.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/berried. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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