Tiny Tim

noun

plural -s
: a yellow-flowered prairie herb (Thymophylla aurea) of the family Compositae

Word History

Etymology

from Tiny Tim, little boy in the story A Christmas Carol (1843) by Charles Dickens †1870 English novelist

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“Tiny Tim.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tiny%20Tim. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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