Origin of sweet bay
Examples from the Web for sweet bay
The wind died away; the odor of cedar and sweet-bay hung heavy in the air.In Search of the Unknown|Robert W. Chambers
Bay-leaf, the leaf of the sweet-bay or laurel tree (Laurus nobilis).
He fidgetted with his sweet-bay twig, considering the aromatic leaves with a troubled and concentrated scowl.Quick Action|Robert W. Chambers
North and south dunes glimmered; and the hot fragrance of sweet-bay mingled with the mounting savour of the sea.The Firing Line|Robert W. Chambers