skunkweed

[skuhngk-weed]

noun

any of various plants having an unpleasant odor, as the skunk cabbage.

Nearby words

  1. skullduggery,
  2. skunk,
  3. skunk cabbage,
  4. skunk river,
  5. skunk works,
  6. skunky,
  7. skurfing,
  8. skutterudite,
  9. sky,
  10. sky blue

Origin of skunkweed

First recorded in 1730–40; skunk + weed1

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