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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A European plant (Reseda luteola) having long spikes of small, yellowish-green flowers and yielding a yellow dye. Also called weld2.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as Dyer's broom.
  • n. See Dyer's broom, under Broom.

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

  • n. European mignonette cultivated as a source of yellow dye; naturalized in North America


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