Meaning of blackthorn
Pronunciation: (blak'thôrn"), [key]
- a shrub or tree of the genus Crataegus, as C. calpodendron.
- a walking stick made of a blackthorn tree or shrub.
- Also calleda much-branched, thorny, Old World shrub, Prunus spinosa, having white flowers and small plumlike fruits.
- blackthorn (Thesaurus)