beauty-bush

[byoo-tee-boo sh]

noun

a Chinese shrub, Kolkwitzia amabilis, of the honeysuckle family, having showy, pinkish flowers and grown as an ornamental.

Nearby words

  1. beauty shop,
  2. beauty sleep,
  3. beauty spot,
  4. beauty strip,
  5. beauty therapist,
  6. beautyberry,
  7. beauvais,
  8. beauvoir,
  9. beauvoir, simone de,
  10. beaux

Origin of beauty-bush

First recorded in 1925–30

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