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Meaning of "huckleberry" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD HUCKLEBERRY

Probably a variant of hurtleberry, of unknown origin.
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PRONUNCIATION OF HUCKLEBERRY

huckleberry  [ˈhʌkəlˌbɛrɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HUCKLEBERRY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Huckleberry is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HUCKLEBERRY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

huckleberry

Huckleberry

Huckleberry is a name used in North America for several plants in the family Ericaceae, in two closely related genera: Vaccinium and Gaylussacia. The huckleberry is the state fruit of Idaho.

Definition of huckleberry in the English dictionary

The definition of huckleberry in the dictionary is any American ericaceous shrub of the genus Gaylussacia, having edible dark blue berries with large seeds. Other definition of huckleberry is the fruit of any of these shrubs.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HUCKLEBERRY


bunchberry
ˈbʌntʃˌbɛrɪ
cackleberry
ˈkækəlˌbɛrɪ
deerberry
ˈdɪəˌbɛrɪ
dingleberry
ˈdɪŋɡ əlˌbɛrɪ
dogberry
ˈdɒɡˌbɛrɪ
elderberry
ˈɛldəˌbɛrɪ
farkleberry
ˈfɑːkəlˌbɛrɪ
hackberry
ˈhækˌbɛrɪ
inkberry
ˈɪŋkˌbɛrɪ
Juneberry
ˈdʒuːnˌbɛrɪ
lingonberry
ˈlɪŋɡənˌbɛrɪ
partridgeberry
ˈpɑːtrɪdʒˌbɛrɪ
serviceberry
ˈsɜːvɪsˌbɛrɪ
soapberry
ˈsəʊpˌbɛrɪ
sugarberry
ˈʃʊɡərˌbɛrɪ
thimbleberry
ˈθɪmbəlˌbɛrɪ
whortleberry
ˈwɜːtəlˌbɛrɪ
wineberry
ˈwaɪnˌbɛrɪ
wolfberry
ˈwʊlfˌbɛrɪ
yumberry
ˈjʌmˌbɛrɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HUCKLEBERRY

hubris
hubristic
hubristically
huck
huckaback
huckery
huckle
huckleberries
hucklebone
huckster
hucksterage
hucksteress
hucksterism
huckstery
huckstress
HUD
Huddersfield
huddle

WORDS THAT END LIKE HUCKLEBERRY

barberry
bayberry
bearberry
berry
bilberry
blackberry
blueberry
Burberry
cherry
chinaberry
chokeberry
crackberry
cranberry
dewberry
gooseberry
holly berry
loganberry
mulberry
raspberry
strawberry
white mulberry

Synonyms and antonyms of huckleberry in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «huckleberry» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HUCKLEBERRY

Find out the translation of huckleberry to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of huckleberry from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «huckleberry» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

越橘
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

huckleberry
570 millions of speakers

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huckleberry
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Huckleberry
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التوت
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

черника
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Huckleberry
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হাকলেবেরি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

airelle
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Huckleberry
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

amerikanische Heidelbeere
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ハックルベリー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

허클베리
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Huckleberry
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Huckleberry
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஹக்கிள்பெர்ரி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हल्कलेबरी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Amerikan yabanmersini
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mirtillo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Huckleberry
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

чорниця
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Huckleberry
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

huckleberry
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Huckleberry
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

huckleberry
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Huckleberry
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of huckleberry

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HUCKLEBERRY»

The term «huckleberry» is very widely used and occupies the 20.233 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HUCKLEBERRY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «huckleberry» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «huckleberry» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about huckleberry

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HUCKLEBERRY»

Discover the use of huckleberry in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to huckleberry and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Satire Or Evasion?: Black Perspectives on Huckleberry Finn
Essays examine the racist elements of Huckleberry Finn and the extent to which they are able to turn the novel into a satirical attack on racism
James S. Leonard, Thomas Tenney, Thadious M. Davis, 1992
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Understanding Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: A Student ...
Interdisciplinary primary materials for classroom use and student research illuminate the historical and social issues of this controversial American classic.
Claudia Durst Johnson, 1996
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
An abridged version of the adventures of a nineteenth-century boy and a runaway slave as they float down the Mississippi River on a raft.
Mark Twain, 2006
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Recounts the adventures of a young boy and an escaped slave as they travel down the Mississippi River on a raft.
Laurel and Associates, Mark Twain, 1998
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The Annotated Huckleberry Finn: Adventures of Huckleberry ...
A sumptuous new edition of the great American novel.
Mark Twain, Michael Patrick Hearn, 2001
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Huckleberry Finn as Idol and Target: The Functions of ...
Drawing on writings by novelists, literary scholars, journalists, and historians, Arac revisits the era of the novel’s setting in the 1840s, the period in the 1880s when Twain wrote and published the book, and the post–World War II era, ...
Jonathan Arac, 1997
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Refiguring Huckleberry Finn
It also shows how the novel reflects Twain’s deep investment in what Carl F. Wieck calls “an open-minded, unbiased perception of the wellsprings of the American spirit.” Clearly, Twain knew the Mississippi River and its people well.
Carl F. Wieck, 2003
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New Essays on 'Adventures of Huckleberry Finn'
Describes the publishing history and contemporary reception of the novel and discusses Huckleberry Finn's style, language, and rhetoric This series provides students of American literature with introductory critical guides to the great ...
Louis J. Budd, 1985
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Race in America
Traces the process and influences behind the writing of Mark Twain's novel, Huckleberry Finn, which was published in the late nineteenth century and has been banned frequently since then for his use of racial epithets or simply for being ...
Jesse Jarnow, 2003
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The Jim Dilemma: Reading Race in Huckleberry Finn
Discusses the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn An eloquent defense of Jim, Twain, and the use of Huckleberry Finn in the classroom
Jocelyn Chadwick-Joshua, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HUCKLEBERRY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term huckleberry is used in the context of the following news items.
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Stop Making Superhero Movies Just for Grown-Ups | The New …
... and Steve Ditko—worked in the same multi-layered way of literary works like Treasure Island, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn or the ... «The New Republic, Jul 15»
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Wild Card/Thursday -- 7.16.15 | The Spokesman-Review
In an evening walk downtown Wednesday, Mrs. O, Huckleberry & I encountered a couple from southern Illinois who were staying at the Coeur ... «The Spokesman Review, Jul 15»
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I named my son Atticus, and I'm happier than ever about it - The …
... characters like Jay Gatsby from “The Great Gatsby,” Huck from “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” and George from “Of Mice and Men. «Washington Post, Jul 15»
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Facebook posts clouds Funtown Mountain's future
... two WHY Louisville retail stores, opened Funtown Mountain on June 19 on the site of the old Guntown Mountain, 101 Huckleberry Knob Rd. «The Courier-Journal, Jul 15»
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30 Things You Didn't Know About Rivers | Peter Bosshard
Have you read Huckleberry Finn, Heart of Darkness, or A River Runs Through It? Rivers have inspired great literature in many countries. 23. «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
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Cake of the Day: Huckleberry Cafe's Blueberry Cornmeal Cake
Today, Zoe Nathan, owner of the popular Huckleberry Cafe & Bakery in Santa Monica, Calif., shares his restaurant's signature cake from his ... «Yahoo Food, Jul 15»
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Movie in the Park to feature 'The Lego Movie' Friday in Huckleberry
... Recreation Department Movie in the Park Friday, July 17, will feature “The Lego Movie.” The movie will begin at 9 p.m. at Huckleberry Park. «Hannibal Courier, Jul 15»
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Post Toadies: Investigating Huckleberry's Policy Genius - Esquire
Even more interesting is the fact that the paper apparently concluded that Huckleberry's policy genius was so overwhelming that one columnist ... «Esquire.com, Jul 15»
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Hump Day Wild Card -- 7.15.15 | The Spokesman-Review
I wonder why people think they simply can pet someone else's dog without asking? Last night, Mrs. O, Huckleberry & I were enjoying Celtic ... «The Spokesman Review, Jul 15»
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East Lynne to Stage HUCKLEBERRY FINN
"The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," is considered to be one of America's greatest books by today's scholars, and James Rana's world ... «Broadway World, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Huckleberry [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/huckleberry>. Sep 2020 ».
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