beanstalk

[been-stawk]

noun

the stem of a bean plant.

Nearby words

  1. beanfeast,
  2. beanie,
  3. beano,
  4. beanpole,
  5. beanshooter,
  6. bear,
  7. bear a grudge,
  8. bear animalcule,
  9. bear claw,
  10. bear down

Origin of beanstalk

First recorded in 1790–1800; bean + stalk1

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British Dictionary definitions for beanstalk

beanstalk

noun

the stem of a bean plant
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