standing cypress


a plant, Ipomopsis rubra, of the southern U.S., having feathery leaves and clusters of red and yellow flowers.

Nearby words

  1. standing broad jump,
  2. standing chop,
  3. standing committee,
  4. standing crop,
  5. standing cup,
  6. standing desk,
  7. standing joke,
  8. standing martingale,
  9. standing on one's head,
  10. standing order

Origin of standing cypress

An Americanism dating back to 1860–65 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019