from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The very small black, slate-blue, or white oil-rich seed of an opium poppy, used especially in baked goods.

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

  • noun small grey seed of a poppy flower; used whole or ground in baked items


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.