from The Century Dictionary.
- noun See
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Bot.) A species of Primula, either the cowslip or the primrose.
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- noun obsolete
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- noun early spring flower common in British isles having fragrant yellow or sometimes purple flowers
- noun Eurasian primrose with yellow flowers clustered in a one-sided umbel
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English proverb, "As blake as a paigle," means, "As yellow as a cowslip."
Bedlam cowslip: the paigle, or larger kind of cowslip.