turtlehead

play
noun tur·tle·head \-ˌhed\

Definition of turtlehead

  1. :  any of a genus (Chelone) of perennial North American herbs of the snapdragon family with spikes of showy white or purple flowers

First Known Use of turtlehead

1857

Learn More about turtlehead


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up turtlehead? 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!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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