sundrops

[ suhn-drops ]
/ ˈsʌnˌdrɒps /

noun, plural sun·drops.

any of various plants of the genus Oenothera, of the evening primrose family, having flowers that bloom during the day.

Nearby words

  1. sundog,
  2. sundown,
  3. sundowner,
  4. sundress,
  5. sundries,
  6. sundry,
  7. sundry shop,
  8. sundsvall,
  9. sunfast,
  10. sunfish

Origin of sundrops

An Americanism dating back to 1775–85; sun + drop + -s3

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