Definition for hoarhound (2 of 2)
Origin of horehound
Examples from the Web for hoarhound
Yessum, dey had a doctor sometime, but de most dey done wuz give 'em hoarhound, yellow root and tansy.
I don't know nothing about no herbs, they used for diseases; only boneset and hoarhound tea for colds and croup.Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves|Work Projects Administration
This honey has been almost as popular as hoarhound candy, and formerly was obtainable at druggists.
I'm goin' to fix her up some hoarhound an' elecampane quick's the ground's nice an' warm an' roots livens up a grain more.Strangers and Wayfarers|Sarah Orne Jewett
Such kinds as butter-scotch, hoarhound, and the pretty twisted varieties stick together very easily.The Story of Sugar|Sara Ware Bassett