from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A shrubby tropical weed, Urena lobata, introduced into Florida, where it is thus called, and where it is sometimes taken for the ramie-plant. See Urena and Spanish *bur.
- n. A form of icecream consisting chiefly of a well-beaten mixture of yolks of eggs, sugar syrup, and drained whipped cream, flavored with strong coffee and frozen without stirring.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.