Definition of jack–in–the–pulpit
: a North American spring-flowering woodland herb (Arisaema triphyllum synonym A. atrorubens) of the arum family having an upright club-shaped spadix arched over by a green and purple spathe
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JACK–IN–THE–PULPIT Defined for Kids
Definition of jack–in–the–pulpit for Students
: a plant that grows in moist shady woods and has a stalk of tiny yellowish flowers protected by a leaf bent over like a hood
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