follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: A Guide to the Comma

Oswego tea

noun
1.
a North American plant, Monarda didyma, of the mint family, having a cluster of showy, bright-red tubular flowers.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55, Americanism
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for Oswego tea

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Oswego

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends