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.

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Origin of sundrops

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