lammas shoot

noun, often capitalized L

Definition of lammas shoot 

: a young leafy shoot produced usually in late summer by a woody plant (as an oak) from a bud that would normally open the following spring

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Learn More about lammas shoot

Share lammas shoot

Dictionary Entries near lammas shoot

lamm

Lammas

Lammas lands

lammas shoot

Lammastide

lammer

lammergeier

Statistics for lammas shoot

Look-up Popularity

Comments on lammas shoot

What made you want to look up lammas shoot? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

full of whispering sounds

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!