cut-grass

[ kuht-gras, -grahs ]
/ ˈkʌtˌgræs, -ˌgrɑs /

noun

any of several grasses having blades with rough edges, especially grasses of the genus Leersia.

Nearby words

  1. cut-and-cover,
  2. cut-and-dried,
  3. cut-and-paste,
  4. cut-and-try,
  5. cut-card work,
  6. cut-in,
  7. cut-offs,
  8. cut-pile,
  9. cut-price,
  10. cut-rate

Origin of cut-grass

First recorded in 1830–40

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