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love–in–a–mist

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noun \ˈləv-ə-nə-ˌmist\

Definition of love–in–a–mist

  1. :  an Old World annual herb (Nigella damascena) of the buttercup family having usually blue or white flowers enveloped in numerous finely dissected bracts



Circa 1760

First Known Use of love–in–a–mist

circa 1760


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