dayberry

noun
day·​ber·​ry | \ ˈdā- —see berry \

Definition of dayberry

dialectal, England
: a wild gooseberry

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First Known Use of dayberry

circa 1736, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dayberry

from earlier dabberry, deberry

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“Dayberry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dayberry. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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