Dictionary
14 ENTRIES FOUND:

water lily

noun

: a plant that grows in water with round, floating leaves and large flowers

Full Definition of WATER LILY

:  any of various aquatic plants (especially genera Nymphaea and Nuphar of the family Nymphaeaceae, the water-lily family) with floating leaves and usually showy flowers; broadly :  an aquatic plant (as a water hyacinth) with showy flowers

First Known Use of WATER LILY

14th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: water–lily familyPrevious Word in the Dictionary: water levelAll Words Near: water lily
March 28, 2015
persiflage Hear it
Frivolous bantering talk
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