saw grass

noun

Definition of saw grass

  1. :  any of various sedges (as of the genus Cladium) having the edges of the leaves set with minute sharp teeth

1822

First Known Use of saw grass

1822


Learn More about saw grass


Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to glide in or as if in an airplane

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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