noun, plural pol·y·an·thus·es.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE 12 TYPES OF VERB TENSES!
Words nearby polyanthus
How to use polyanthus in a sentence
Polyanthus, pol-i-an′thus, n. a kind of primrose much prized and cultivated by florists:—pl.
The Good-Luck Lily, which is a strong and beautiful polyanthus narcissus, can be grown in bowls filled with pebbles and water.What Shall We Do Now?: Five Hundred Games and Pastimes|Dorothy Canfield Fisher
Polyanthus is my freedman and he has done well in giving you passage, for he is aware of my interest in your people.
They were the dancing girls from Gades, who, as they left Polyanthus' ship, passed unnoticed in the hubbub of the leave-taking.
Asleep with the polyanthus held fast in its hand, its bells dropping over the rosy face.Anima Poet|Samuel Taylor Coleridge