a cherry, Prunus cerasus, characterized by gray bark and the spreading habit of its branches.
the red, tart fruit of this tree, used in making pies and preserves.
Words nearby sour cherry
Origin of sour cherry
First recorded in 1880–85
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British Dictionary definitions for sour cherry
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