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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Any of several shrubs of the genus Gaylussacia bearing small fruit;

Usage examples (31)
  • "It will delay your work a little, but never mind; we will pay you in huckleberry pies," said Mrs. Jo, knowing Silas's weak point.
  • Turns out, in early 20th-century slang, a "huckleberry" was the perfect person for a given job.
  • Matt Cassel as his target (or as he calls it, his "huckleberry"), and I suppose that's a step up
  • America, he was the captain of a huckleberry-party. for more
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