Dictionary

primrose path

noun

Definition of PRIMROSE PATH

1
:  a path of ease or pleasure and especially sensual pleasure <himself the primrose path of dalliance treads — Shakespeare>
2
:  a path of least resistance

First Known Use of PRIMROSE PATH

1601

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: primrose peerlessPrevious Word in the Dictionary: primrose jasmineAll Words Near: primrose path
April 26, 2015
rococo Hear it
excessively ornate or intricate
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears