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 And now, all these years later, there are many named forms including both yellow and orange berried cultivars. Paul Cappiello, The Courier-Journal, 4 Dec. 2021 The result is a refreshing style of Malbec that has all the deep, brooding, full-flavored characteristics associated with the varietal, but in a much lighter weight with a hint of berried sweetness, and it can be served with a full chill. Amanda Schuster, Forbes, 8 Apr. 2021 Toxquí One Hundred Year Old Zinfandel — concentrated, herbal and deeply berried. Sara Schneider,, 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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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