poor man's weatherglass love

poor man's weatherglass


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. the red-flowered pimpernel (Anagallis arvensis), which opens its blossoms only in fair weather.
  • n. See under Poor.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. herb with scarlet or white or purple blossoms that close at approach of rainy weather


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.