paper–white narcissus

noun
variants: less commonly

paper–white

Definition of paper–white narcissus

  1. :  a polyanthus narcissus bearing clusters of small very fragrant pure white blossoms

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.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

1806

First Known Use of paper–white narcissus

1806


Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

Get Word of the Day daily email!