four-leaf clover

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of four-leaf clover

:a clover with four leaves instead of three
  • It's good luck to find a four-leaf clover.

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. : any of a genus (Trifolium) of low leguminous herbs having trifoliolate leaves and flowers in dense heads and including many that are valuable for forage and attractive to bees

  2. : any of various related plants (as of the genera Melilotus, Lespedeza, or Medicago) of the legume family


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