pheasant's-eye love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See Adonis, 2.
  • n. Same as pheasant's-eye pink (which see, under pink).

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

  • n. Eurasian herb cultivated for its deep red flowers with dark centers

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Examples

  • Not only the old pheasant's-eye narcissus, but all the modern and splendid varieties in gold, cream, white, and orange, grow best by the brookside.

    The Naturalist on the Thames

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