Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

wildflower

or wild flow·er

[wahyld-flou-er]
See more synonyms for wildflower on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. the flower of a plant that normally grows in fields, forests, etc., without deliberate cultivation.
  2. the plant itself.
Show More

Origin of wildflower

First recorded in 1790–1800; wild + flower
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

British Dictionary definitions for wild flower

wild flower

noun
  1. Also: wildflower any flowering plant that grows in an uncultivated state
  2. the flower of such a plant
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012