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English

Strawberries in a bowl

Etymology

Old English {{ang|strēawberiġe}}, corresponding to Template:Compound. Note that this word is known from a time, however, when the meaning of straw was much broader than today.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) /ˈstɹɔːb(ə)ɹi/
  • (US) /ˈstɹɔˌbɛɹi/
  • (cot-caught) /ˈstɹɑˌbɛɹi/
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Noun

Strawberry (plural [[~strawberries#|~strawberries]])
  1. The sweet, usually red, edible fruit of certain plants of the genus Fragaria.
    They went to pick strawberries today.
  2. Any plant of the genus Fragaria (that bears such fruit).
    She has the best strawberry patch I've ever seen.
  3. (colour) A dark pinkish red colour, like that of the fruit; strawberry red.
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  4. (Articlesrare) Something resembling a strawberry, especially a reddish bruise or birthmark.

Translations

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Adjective

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  1. Containing or having the flavor of strawberries.
    I'd like a large strawberry shake.
  2. Flavored with ethyl methylphenylglycidate, an artificial compound which is said to resemble the taste of strawberries.
  3. Of a color similar to ripened strawberries.
    The strawberry lipstick makes her look younger.

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