Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.


[er-uh-myoo r-uh s] /ˌɛr əˈmyʊər əs/
noun, plural eremuri [er-uh-myoo r-ahy] /ˌɛr əˈmyʊər aɪ/ (Show IPA)
any of several hardy perennial herbs of the genus Eremurus, of the lily family, cultivated for their tall, colorful, bell-shaped flowers.
Also called foxtail lily. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for eremurus
Historical Examples
  • I must except the eremurus, then so abundant, which was here entirely wanting.

  • "These roots oddly resemble echinoderms," said Doctor Lane, looking at the roots of the eremurus.

    The Vanity Girl Compton Mackenzie

Word of the Day

Nearby words for eremurus

Word Value for eremurus

Scrabble Words With Friends