stinking cedar


an evergreen tree, Torreya taxifolia, of the yew family, native to Florida, having rank-smelling foliage and dark-green, egg-shaped fruit.

Nearby words

  1. stinker,
  2. stinkhorn,
  3. stinking,
  4. stinking ash,
  5. stinking badger,
  6. stinking chamomile,
  7. stinking iris,
  8. stinking roger,
  9. stinking smut,
  10. stinkingly

Origin of stinking cedar

First recorded in 1865–70 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019