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

  • n. A prickly-stemmed plant (Solanum carolinense) of eastern and central North America, having purplish or white star-shaped flowers and yellowish berries.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a coarse, prickly, American herb, the Solanum Carolinense.

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

  • n. coarse prickly weed having pale yellow flowers and yellow berrylike fruit; common throughout southern and eastern United States


Sorry, no etymologies found.


    Sorry, no example sentences found.


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