Definition of Snapdragon in English :

Define Snapdragon in English

Snapdragon meaning in English

Meaning of Snapdragon in English

Pronunciation of Snapdragon in English

Snapdragon pronunciation in English

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1. snapdragon

a garden plant of the genus Antirrhinum having showy white or yellow or crimson flowers resembling the face of a dragon

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see synonyms of snapdragon
any of several scrophulariaceous chiefly Old World plants of the genus Antirrhinum, esp A. majus, of the Mediterranean region, having spikes of showy white, yellow, pink, red, or purplish flowers
. Also called: antirrhinum

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see synonyms of snapdragon
any of a genus (Antirrhinum) of perennial plants of the figwort family, with showy white, yellow, red, or purplish flowers; esp., a common garden species (A. majus) with white, purple, crimson, etc., saclike, two-lipped, closed flowers
2.  Obsolete
a game in which raisins or the like are snatched from a bowl of burning brandy
that which is so snatched

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see synonyms of snapdragon
Any of several plants of the genus Antirrhinum of the figwort family, especially A. majus, widely cultivated for its showy racemes of two-lipped, variously colored flowers.

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