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Definition 1: a red the color of ripe cherries - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for cherry in the sense of this definition

(cherry is a kind of ...) red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood

Definition 2: a red fruit with a single hard stone - [noun denoting food]

(cherry is a kind of ...) edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh

(cherry is a kind of ...) fleshy indehiscent fruit with a single seed: e.g. almond; peach; plum; cherry; elderberry; olive; jujube

(... is a kind of cherry ) any of several fruits of cultivated cherry trees that have sweet flesh

(... is a kind of cherry ) Mexican black cherry

(... is a kind of cherry ) acid cherries used for pies and preserves

(... is part of cherry) any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood

Definition 3: any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for cherry in the sense of this definition

(cherry is a kind of ...) tree bearing edible fruit

(... is a kind of cherry ) a common wild cherry of eastern North America having small bitter black berries favored by birds

(... is a kind of cherry ) any of several shrubs or trees of the genus Prunus cultivated for their showy white or pink single or double blossoms

(... is a kind of cherry ) evergreen shrub or small tree found on Catalina Island (California)

(... is a kind of cherry ) rather small Eurasian tree producing red to black acid edible fruit

(... is a kind of cherry ) Mexican black cherry tree having edible fruit

(... is a kind of cherry ) large Eurasian tree producing small dark bitter fruit in the wild but edible sweet fruit under cultivation

(... is a kind of cherry ) an uncultivated cherry tree

(cherry is a part of ...) a red fruit with a single hard stone

(... is a member of cherry) a genus of shrubs and trees of the family Rosaceae that is widely distributed in temperate regions

(cherry is made of the substance ...) wood of any of various cherry trees especially the black cherry

Definition 4: wood of any of various cherry trees especially the black cherry - [noun denoting plant]

(cherry is a kind of ...) the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees

(... is made of the substance cherry) any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood

Definition 5: of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for cherry in the sense of this definition

(cherry is similar to ...) being or having or characterized by hue

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