pheasant's-eye love


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


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • 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


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