waratah

noun

Australian a proteaceous shrub, Telopea speciosissima, the floral emblem of New South Wales, having dark green leaves and large clusters of crimson flowers

Nearby words

  1. war-horse,
  2. war-weary,
  3. war.,
  4. waragi,
  5. warangal,
  6. warb,
  7. warbeck,
  8. warbeck, perkin,
  9. warble,
  10. warble fly

Word Origin for waratah

from a native Australian language

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