Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

snakeweed

play
noun snake·weed \-ˌwēd\

Definition of snakeweed

  1. :  any of various plants popularly associated with snakes (as in appearance, habitat, or the treatment of snakebite); especially :  any of an American genus (Gutierrezia) of composite herbs or low shrubs with clustered yellow flower heads




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up snakeweed? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the lowest point

Get Word of the Day daily email!