HyperDic: jonquil

English > 2 senses of the word jonquil:
NOUNplantjonquil, Narcissus jonquillawidely cultivated ornamental plant native to southern Europe but naturalized elsewhere having fragrant yellow or white clustered flowers
plantjonquiloften used colloquially for any yellow daffodil
English > jonquil: 2 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningWidely cultivated ornamental plant native to southern Europe but naturalized elsewhere having fragrant yellow or white clustered flowers.
SynonymNarcissus jonquilla
Broadernarcissusbulbous plant having erect linear leaves and showy yellow or white flowers either solitary or in clusters
Spanishjunquillo
Catalanalmesquí, jonquill de bosc, jonquill groc
English > jonquil: 2 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningOften used colloquially for any yellow daffodil.
Broaderdaffodil, Narcissus pseudonarcissusAny of numerous varieties of Narcissus plants having showy often yellow flowers with a trumpet-shaped central crown

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