What does brier mean?

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ˈbraɪ ərbrier

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brier, brierpatch, brier patch(noun)

    tangled mass of prickly plants

  2. brier(noun)

    a thorny stem or twig

  3. sweetbrier, sweetbriar, brier, briar, eglantine, Rosa eglanteria(noun)

    Eurasian rose with prickly stems and fragrant leaves and bright pink flowers followed by scarlet hips

  4. bullbrier, greenbrier, catbrier, horse brier, horse-brier, brier, briar, Smilax rotundifolia(noun)

    a very prickly woody vine of the eastern United States growing in tangled masses having tough round stems with shiny leathery leaves and small greenish flowers followed by clusters of inedible shiny black berries

  5. tree heath, briar, brier, Erica arborea(noun)

    evergreen treelike Mediterranean shrub having fragrant white flowers in large terminal panicles and hard woody roots used to make tobacco pipes

Wiktionary

  1. brier(Noun)

    A thorny Mediterranean shrub.

  2. brier(Noun)

    A pipe made from the roots of that shrub.

  3. brier(Noun)

    Any unpleasantry in general.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brier(noun)

    alt. of Briar

Freebase

  1. Brier

    Brier is a city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States. It is bordered by Mountlake Terrace to the west, Lynnwood to the north, Bothell to the east, and the King County line to the south. The population was 6,087 at the 2010 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Brier

    brī′er, n. a prickly shrub: a common name for the wild rose: (Scot.) the thorn of the brier—also Brī′ar.—adjs. Brī′ery, Brī′ered, having briers. [A.S. brér.]

  2. Brier

    Briar, brī′ėr, n. the white heath, a shrub grown in France, from the root of which tobacco-pipes are made: a pipe of this wood. [Fr. bruyère, heath.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brier in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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