black-eyed Susan

noun
black-eyed Su·​san | \ ˈblak-ˌīd-ˈsü-zᵊn How to pronounce black-eyed Susan (audio) \

Definition of black-eyed Susan

: a North American coneflower (Rudbeckia hirta synonym R. serotina) having flower heads with deep yellow to orange rays and dark conical disks

First Known Use of black-eyed Susan

1884, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of black-eyed Susan was in 1884

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“Black-eyed Susan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/black-eyed%20Susan. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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black-eyed Susan

noun

English Language Learners Definition of black-eyed Susan

: a North American flower with yellow or orange petals and a dark center

black-eyed Susan

noun
black-eyed Su·​san | \ ˌbla-ˌkīd-ˈsü-zᵊn \

Kids Definition of black-eyed Susan

: a daisy with yellow or orange petals and a dark center

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