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yellow daisy

noun
1.
the black-eyed Susan, Rudbeckia hirta.
Origin of yellow daisy
1890-1895
First recorded in 1890-95
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  • A daisy by the river's brim a yellow daisy was to him, and it was nothing more.

    A Pessimist Robert Timsol
  • Form the yellow daisy as the white, but use a small raisin for the center, instead of the piece of orange peel.

    Candy-Making Revolutionized Mary Elizabeth Hall
  • The glow of the candle stub, like a yellow daisy in a cavern, spread petals of light for only a short distance.

    Mr. Wicker's Window Carley Dawson
  • In similar places grew a "yellow daisy" (Leptopoda), a single big head, of a deep color, at the top of a leafless stem.

    A Florida Sketch-Book Bradford Torrey
  • The white chariots, with their yellow daisy wheels, are a wonderful sight in the early daylight.

    Mariposilla Mary Stewart Daggett

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