Wordlist: Flowers

 

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  • flower
    • flower, flowers[ˈflaʊə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a plant, typically including sepals, petals, stamens, and ovaries, often conspicuously colourful
    • Example:
      • He brought some flowers when he visited her.
      • Homophone(s):
        flour
  • bouquet
    • bouquet, bouquets[bō'keɪ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a bunch of flowers
    • Example:
      • For my birthday I received two bouquets.
    • blossom, blossoms[blɒsəm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the state or season of producing flowers
    • Example:
      • The tree has blossoms early this year.
  • bud
    • bud, buds[bʌd](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a newly formed leaf or flower that has not yet unfolded
    • Example:
      • After a long, cold winter, the trees finally began to produce buds.
  • stem
    • stem, stems[stɛm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the above-ground stalk of a vascular plant, and certain anatomically similar, below-ground organs such as rhizomes, bulbs, tubers, and corms
    • Example:
      • Don't cut the stem!
  • rose
    • rose, roses[rəʊz](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a shrub of the genus Rosa, with red, pink, white or yellow flowers
    • Example:
      • Many red roses are usually sold on Valentine's Day.
  • daffodil
    • daffodil, daffodils[ˈdæfəˌdɪl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a bulbous plant, Narcissus pseudonarcissus, with yellow flowers and a trumpet shaped corona; the national flower of Wales
    • Example:
      • I love it when the first daffodils come in the spring.
  • sunflower
    • sunflower, sunflowers[ˈsʌnˌflawər](noun)
    • Definition:
      • any plant of the genus Helianthus, so called probably from the form and colour of its floral head, having the form of a large disk surrounded by yellow ray flowers
    • Example:
      • Sunflowers are Julia's favourite flowers.
  • lily
    • lily, lilies[ˈlɪli](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a herbaceous flowering plant that is a leafy stemmed herb, forming naked or tunic-less scaly underground bulbs from which they overwinter
    • Example:
      • Dried Lily flower buds called 'Gum Jum' are often used with mushrooms and other ingredients in Chinese cooking.
  • lily of the valley
    • lily of the valley, lilies of the valley(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a flowering plant with richly fragrant pendant bells
    • Example:
      • Joan wants to have lilies of the valley in her garden this year.
  • dandelion
    • dandelion, dandelions[ˈdæn.dɪ.laɪən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • any of the several species of plant in the genus Taraxacum, characterised by yellow flower heads and notched, broad-ended leaves
    • Example:
      • You can feed the rabbit some dandelion.
  • buttercup
    • buttercup, buttercups[ˈbʌt.ə.kʌp](noun)
    • Definition:
      • any of many herbs of the genus Ranunculus, having yellow flowers, that usually flower in April or May, but their flowers may be found throughout the summer
    • Example:
      • Buttercups are poisonous when eaten fresh by cattle, horses and other livestock.
  • daisy
    • daisy, daisies[ˈdeɪ.zi](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a small, wild flowering plant with a yellow head and white petals
    • Example:
      • The girls made themselves bracelets out of the many daisies.
  • marguerite
    • marguerite, marguerites[oxeye daisy](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a perennial prostrate herb with small flower head that consists of about 20 white ray flowers and numerous yellow disc flowers, growing on the end of the stem
    • Example:
      • The marguerite is a typical meadow flower.
  • thistle
    • thistle, thistles[θɪsəl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • any of several perennial composite plants, having prickly leaves and showy flower heads with prickly bracts
    • Example:
      • In the language of flowers, the thistle is an ancient Celtic symbol of nobility of character as well as of birth.
  • carnation
    • carnation, carnations[kɑːˈneɪ.ʃən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a type of Eurasian plant widely cultivated for its flowers, growing to 80 cm tall with glaucous greyish green to blue-green leaves
    • Example:
      • For the most part, carnations express love, fascination and distinction.
  • poppy
    • poppy, poppies[ˈpɒpɪ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • any plant of the species Papaver, with 4 to 6 crumpled, often red petals and a milky juice
    • Example:
      • The pollen of the oriental poppy is dark blue.
  • tulip
    • tulip, tulips[ˈtyooləp](noun)
    • Definition:
      • colourful and attractive cup shaped flowers that typically have three petals and three sepals that are nearly identical
    • Example:
      • Tulips can even grow in the cold and snowy winter.
  • fuchsia
    • fuchsia, fuchsias[ˈfjuːʃə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a popular garden plant, of the genus Fuchsia that has shrubs with red, pink or purple flowers
    • Example:
      • There are about 100–110 species of Fuchsia.
  • orchid
    • orchid, orchids[ˈɔrkɪd](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a plant of the orchid family, bearing unusually-shaped flowers of beautiful colours
    • Example:
      • White orchids are beautiful to look at.
  • cactus
    • cactus, cactuses[ˈkæktʊs](noun)
    • Definition:
      • any succulent plant with a thick fleshy stem bearing spines but no leaves, including euphorbs
    • Example:
      • Better not touch the cactus!
 

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          lily
          a herbaceous flowering plant that is a leafy stemmed herb, forming naked or tunic-less scaly underground bulbs from which they overwinter
          buttercup
          any of many herbs of the genus Ranunculus, having yellow flowers, that usually flower in April or May, but their flowers may be found throughout the summer
          cactus
          any succulent plant with a thick fleshy stem bearing spines but no leaves, including euphorbs
          poppy
          any plant of the species Papaver, with 4 to 6 crumpled, often red petals and a milky juice
          carnation
          a type of Eurasian plant widely cultivated for its flowers, growing to 80 cm tall with glaucous greyish green to blue-green leaves
          daisy
          a small, wild flowering plant with a yellow head and white petals
          stem
          the above-ground stalk of a vascular plant, and certain anatomically similar, below-ground organs such as rhizomes, bulbs, tubers, and corms
          daffodil
          a bulbous plant, Narcissus pseudonarcissus, with yellow flowers and a trumpet shaped corona; the national flower of Wales
          bud
          a newly formed leaf or flower that has not yet unfolded
          fuchsia
          a popular garden plant, of the genus Fuchsia that has shrubs with red, pink or purple flowers
          thistle
          any of several perennial composite plants, having prickly leaves and showy flower heads with prickly bracts
          rose
          a shrub of the genus Rosa, with red, pink, white or yellow flowers
          marguerite
          a perennial prostrate herb with small flower head that consists of about 20 white ray flowers and numerous yellow disc flowers, growing on the end of the stem
          dandelion
          any of the several species of plant in the genus Taraxacum, characterised by yellow flower heads and notched, broad-ended leaves
          tulip
          colourful and attractive cup shaped flowers that typically have three petals and three sepals that are nearly identical
           
           
           
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          cactus
          cactus
          tulip
          tulip
          flower
          flower
          lily of the valley
          lily of the valley
          daffodil
          daffodil
          stem
          stem
          sunflower
          sunflower
          bud
          bud
          thistle
          thistle
          dandelion
          dandelion
          daisy
          daisy
          rose
          rose
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          buttercup
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          thistle
          any of several perennial composite plants, having prickly leaves and showy flower heads with prickly bracts
          bouquet
          a bunch of flowers
          flower
          a plant, typically including sepals, petals, stamens, and ovaries, often conspicuously colourful
          fuchsia
          a popular garden plant, of the genus Fuchsia that has shrubs with red, pink or purple flowers
          orchid
          a plant of the orchid family, bearing unusually-shaped flowers of beautiful colours
          cactus
          any succulent plant with a thick fleshy stem bearing spines but no leaves, including euphorbs
          buttercup
          any of many herbs of the genus Ranunculus, having yellow flowers, that usually flower in April or May, but their flowers may be found throughout the summer
          stem
          the above-ground stalk of a vascular plant, and certain anatomically similar, below-ground organs such as rhizomes, bulbs, tubers, and corms
          lily
          a herbaceous flowering plant that is a leafy stemmed herb, forming naked or tunic-less scaly underground bulbs from which they overwinter
          daffodil
          a bulbous plant, Narcissus pseudonarcissus, with yellow flowers and a trumpet shaped corona; the national flower of Wales
          daisy
          a small, wild flowering plant with a yellow head and white petals
          rose
          a shrub of the genus Rosa, with red, pink, white or yellow flowers
          sunflower
          any plant of the genus Helianthus, so called probably from the form and colour of its floral head, having the form of a large disk surrounded by yellow ray flowers
          dandelion
          any of the several species of plant in the genus Taraxacum, characterised by yellow flower heads and notched, broad-ended leaves
           
           
           
         
         

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