a plant Geum triflorum, of the rose family, native to North America, having purplish flowers and silky-plumed fruit.
TAKE THIS QUIZ IF A DAZZLING VOCABULARY IS YOUR DESIDERATUM!
Have the Words of the Day from October 19–25, 2020, made an indelible mark on your memory? Take the quiz to find out!
Question 1 of 7
What does “clement” mean?
Also called Johnny smokers.
Origin of prairie smoke
An Americanism dating back to 1890–95
Words nearby prairie smoke
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020