Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Words You've Been Using Wrong

mourning bride

noun

sweet scabious

noun
1.
a plant, Scabiosa atropurpurea, native to Europe, cultivated for its purple, reddish, or white flowers.
Also called mourning bride.
Origin of sweet scabious
1790-1800
First recorded in 1790-1800
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for mourning bride

Word Value for mourning

11
16
Scrabble Words With Friends