Definition of Lilacs

1. Noun. (plural of lilac) ¹



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Definition of Lilacs

1. lilac [n] - See also: lilac

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lilacs

likewalk
likewalks
likewise
likewize
likeworthy
likin
liking
likings
likins
likish
likuta
lil'
lilac
lilacin
lilacky
lilacs (current term)
lilangeni
liliaceae
liliaceous
liliaceous plant
lilial
lilied
lilies
lilies-of-the-valley
lilies of the valley
liliid monocot family
liliid monocot genus
liliopsid
liliopsid family
liliopsid genus

Literary usage of Lilacs

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society by Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain). (1900)
"t We will pass to the Varin lilacs. So many names have been given to these that we ... In France they are commonly called Varin lilacs, and often, in error, ..."

2. Junior High School Literature by William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck (1922)
"lilacs AMY LOWELL lilacs, False blue, White, Purple, Color of lilac, 5 Your great puffs of flowers Are everywhere in this my New England. ..."

3. The Harvard Classics by Charles William Eliot (1910)
"Exult O shores, and ring O bells! But I with mournful tread, Walk the deck my Captain lies, Fallen cold and dead. 821 WHEN lilacs LAST IN THE ..."

4. The Chief American Poets: Selected Poems by Bryant, Poe, Emerson, Longfellow by Curtis Hidden Page (1905)
"WHEN lilacs LAST IN THE DOORYARD BLOOM'D' WHEN lilacs last in the dooryard bloom'd, And the great star early droop'd in the western sky in the night, ..."

5. Bugle-echoes: A Collection of Poems of the Civil War, Northern and Southern by Francis Fisher Browne (1886)
"WHEN lilacs last in the dooryard bloom'd, And the great star early droop 'd in the western sky in the night, I mourn 'd, and yet shall mourn with ..."

6. The Chief American Poets: Selected Poems by Bryant, Poe, Emerson, Longfellow by Curtis Hidden Page (1905)
"(1861.) Exult O shores, and ring O bells ! But I with mournful tread, Walk the deck my Captain lies,6 Fallen cold and dead. 1865. WHEN lilacs LAST IN ..."

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