swamp buttonwood


noun

the buttonbush.

Nearby words

  1. swamp,
  2. swamp andromeda,
  3. swamp azalea,
  4. swamp boat,
  5. swamp buggy,
  6. swamp cabbage,
  7. swamp cypress,
  8. swamp fever,
  9. swamp locust,
  10. swamp mallow

Origin of swamp buttonwood

An Americanism dating back to 1745–55

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