gooseberry gooseberry  /ˈɡus ˌbɛ ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) spiny Eurasian shrub having greenish purple-tinged flowers and ovoid yellow-green or red-purple berries
  2. (n) currant-like berry used primarily in jams and jellies

Usage(s):

  1. The spores which leave the pine must find a temporary resting place on the leaves of currant or gooseberry bushes.
  2. And gooseberry pie at the Appletree Restaurant.
  3. Her father recovered; Selma struggled on and one day her uncle discovered her poring over the Book of Revelation under a gooseberry bush.

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  1. On his website, www.beer-pages.com, real ale expert Protz describes St Edmunds as "wonderfully quenching" with "an intensely fruity aroma (pears, lemon and gooseberry), balanced by juicy malt and spicy hops".
    on Feb 12, 2008 By: Roger Protz Source: Morning Advertiser

  2. "Hardeep has got a thing for Sharleen so my big worry is I'm going to be as much use as a chocolate watch," said Jackie. "I'm going to be playing gooseberry. Or I'm going to be Sharleen's security woman to keep him away from her."
    on Dec 27, 2008 By: Jackie Bird Source: Glasgow Sunday Mail

  3. "I understand he was a former student at both Mary's Mount Primary School in Gooseberry Hill and later at Guildford Grammar," Mr Ripper said. "Apparently he left school at 16 to pursue his passion for acting. There is no doubt his wonderful...
    on Jan 22, 2008 By: Eric Ripper Source: Sunday Times.au

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