golden shower


noun

a tree, Cassia fistula, of the legume family, native to India, having long, drooping clusters of yellow flowers.

Nearby words

  1. golden rose,
  2. golden rule,
  3. golden section,
  4. golden share,
  5. golden shiner,
  6. golden spaniard,
  7. golden starfish,
  8. golden stars,
  9. golden state,
  10. golden syrup

Origin of golden shower

First recorded in 1910–15

Also called pudding-pipe tree.

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