follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

crackberry

/ˈkrækˌbərɪ/
noun (pl) -ries
1.
(informal) nickname for a BlackBerry handheld device that functions as a telephone, PDA, and e-mailer and appears to have an addictive hold on its users
Word Origin
C21: from crack (sense 30) + BlackBerry
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Contemporary definitions for crackberry
noun

a person who uses a BlackBerry handheld computer addictively or obsessively; also, the BlackBerry when used this way

Word Origin

2000

Usage Note

slang

Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for crackberry

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends