black-eyed Susan

noun black-eyed Su·san \ -ˈsü-zᵊn \

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

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BLACK-EYED SUSAN Defined for English Language Learners

black-eyed Susan

Definition of black-eyed Susan for English Language Learners

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


BLACK-EYED SUSAN Defined for Kids

black-eyed Susan

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

Definition of black-eyed Susan for Students

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

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