moonflower

play
noun moon·flow·er \-ˌflau̇(-ə)r\

Definition of moonflower

  1. :  a tropical American morning glory (Ipomoea alba synonym Calonyction aculeatum) with fragrant flowers; also :  any of several related plants

Circa 1909

First Known Use of moonflower

circa 1909


Learn More about moonflower


Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

holding stubbornly to a belief or view

Get Word of the Day daily email!