Definition of Sundrops

1. Noun. A day-flowering biennial or perennial of the genus Oenothera.

Exact synonyms: Oenothera Fruticosa
Generic synonyms: Evening Primrose



Definition of Sundrops

1. n. Any one of the several species of Kneiffia, esp. K. fruticosa (syn. Œnothera fruticosa), of the Evening-primrose family, having flowers that open by daylight.

Definition of Sundrops

1. Noun. evening primrose ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sundrops

1. a flowering plant [n SUNDROPS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sundrops

sundowner syndrome
sundowners
sundowners syndrome
sundowning
sundowns
sundra
sundras
sundrenched
sundress
sundresses
sundri
sundried
sundries
sundrily
sundris
sundrops (current term)
sundry
sundry(a)
sundryman
sundrymen
sunfast
sunfilled
sunfish
sunfishes
sunflower
sunflower-seed oil
sunflower oil
sunflower seed
sunflowerlike
sunflowers

Literary usage of Sundrops

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1. Southern Wild Flowers and Trees: Together with Shrubs, Vines and Various by Alice Lounsberry (1901)
"Very often the sundrops are mistaken for evening-primroses, but were they the same they would never be opening their petals in full daylight and boldly ..."

2. How to Know the Wild Flowers: A Guide to the Names, Haunts, and Habits of by Frances Theodora Parsons, Marion Satterlee (1900)
"Its flowers are much smaller than the sundrops. MEADOW LILY. WILD YELLOW LILY. [PL LXX I ilium Canadense. Lily Family. Stem.—Two to five feet high. Leaves. ..."

3. The Beginning Reading Instruction Study by Marcy Stein (1994)
"... Ogle Taffy E. Raphael Bonnie B. Armbruster Margaret G. McKeown (Prices from 1992 catalog) Kindergarten 1989 K Rainbows (Kit) First Grade R sundrops TE ..."

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