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sweetbriar

noun sweet·bri·ar \-ˌbrī(-ə)r\

Definition of sweetbriar

  1. :  an Old World rose (especially Rosa eleganteria) with stout recurved prickles and white to deep rosy-pink single flowers —called also eglantine



1538

First Known Use of sweetbriar

1538

Variants of sweetbriar

or sweetbrier play \-ˌbrī(-ə)r\

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