1. blackthorn

noun. a thorny Eurasian bush with plumlike fruits.


  • shrub
  • sloe
  • bush
  • genus Prunus
  • Prunus spinosa

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2. blackthorn

noun. erect and almost thornless American hawthorn with somewhat pear-shaped berries.


  • genus Crataegus
  • Crataegus tomentosa
  • hawthorn
  • haw
  • pear haw
  • pear hawthorn
  • Crataegus


  • superior

Sentences with blackthorn

1. Noun, singular or mass
Sloe blackthorn has needle-like spines that deter trespassers and larger wildlife, but it also grows thick enough to help block out sound from loud neighbors or from the street.