[ bas-kit-uh v-gohld, -gohld, bah-skit- ]
/ ˈbæs kɪt əvˌgoʊld, -ˈgoʊld, ˈbɑ skɪt- /


a widely cultivated alyssum, Aurinia saxatilis (or Alyssum saxatile), of the mustard family, growing in dense clumps and having clusters of small yellow flowers.

Nearby words

  1. basket maker,
  2. basket makers,
  3. basket star,
  4. basket weave,
  5. basket-handle arch,
  6. basket-star,
  7. basketball,
  8. basketful,
  9. basketry,
  10. basketweaver

Origin of basket-of-gold

First recorded in 1925–30 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019