1. cherry, wood

usage: wood of any of various cherry trees especially the black cherry

2. cherry, cherry tree, fruit tree

usage: any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood

3. cherry, edible fruit, drupe, stone fruit

usage: a red fruit with a single hard stone

4. cerise, cherry, cherry red, red, redness

usage: a red the color of ripe cherries


1. red, reddish, ruddy, blood-red, carmine, cerise, cherry, cherry-red, crimson, ruby, ruby-red, scarlet, chromatic (vs. achromatic)

usage: of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies

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