Definition of yellow iris
: a common yellow-flowered iris (Iris pseudacorus) of Europe and northern Africa that is naturalized in the U.S. and often cultivated —called also yellow flag, yellow water flag
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!
Origin and Etymology of yellow iris
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up yellow iris? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).