sweet marjoram

noun

Definition of sweet marjoram

  1. :  a perennial marjoram (Origanum majorana synonym Majorana hortensis) with dense spikelike flower clusters

1565

First Known Use of sweet marjoram

1565


Medical Dictionary

sweet marjoram

noun

Medical Definition of sweet marjoram

  1. :  an aromatic European herb (Majorana hortensis) with dense spikelike flower clusters formerly used as a mild stimulant and carminative


Learn More about sweet marjoram


Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

feeling or affected by lethargy

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • ludwig-richter-spring-has-arrived
  • Which is a synonym of upbraid?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

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

TAKE THE QUIZ