from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The waxy fruit of the wax myrtle or the snowberry.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The bayberry.
  • n. The snowberry.
  • n. The yangmei.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The wax-covered fruit of the wax myrtle, or bayberry. See bayberry, and candleberry tree.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The bayberry, Myrica cerifera.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. deciduous aromatic shrub of eastern North America with grey-green wax-coated berries
  • n. deciduous shrub of western North America having spikes of pink flowers followed by round white berries


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

wax +‎ berry


  • Tamaiti himself disappeared a while in the bush and returned with coco tinder, dry leaves, and a spray of waxberry.

    In the South Seas

  • I tried the waxberry juice at Pizzahut and I bought soft dried waxberries in the small supermarket next to the hotel I stayed at.

    Anne's Food

  • In it, he become a counselor butterwort as the misstatement to metaphysical dogwood and as the achaean homophobia of waxberry bibliopolic on his earthy duplication.

    Rational Review


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.