sea pink

noun

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The downstairs rooms, with their big glass windows that face, variously, the scruffy lawn, citrus trees, sea pink flowers or Mr. Measer’s vegetable patch, impart a trompe l’oeil nature effect, too. New York Times, 4 May 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1731, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of sea pink was in 1731

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“Sea pink.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sea%20pink. Accessed 7 Feb. 2023.

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