Dictionary.com

harbinger-of-spring

[ hahr-bin-jer-uhv-spring ]
/ ˈhɑr bɪn dʒər əvˈsprɪŋ /
Save This Word!

noun, plural har·bin·gers-of-spring.
a North American umbelliferous herb, Erigenia bulbosa, having white flowers that bloom early in the spring.
QUIZ
ARE YOU A TRUE BLUE CHAMPION OF THESE "BLUE" SYNONYMS?
We could talk until we're blue in the face about this quiz on words for the color "blue," but we think you should take the quiz and find out if you're a whiz at these colorful terms.
Question 1 of 8
Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
Also called pepper-and-salt .

Origin of harbinger-of-spring

First recorded in 1865–70

Words nearby harbinger-of-spring

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use harbinger-of-spring in a sentence

FEEDBACK