follow Dictionary.com

Do you know ghouls from goblins and ghosts?

dewdrop

[doo-drop, dyoo-] /ˈduˌdrɒp, ˈdyu-/
noun
1.
a drop of dew.
Origin
1150-1200
1150-1200; Middle English. See dew, drop
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for dewdrop
  • The former wading pool fountain was replaced with a dewdrop.
  • They have never seen a rose-bush nor a dewdrop in the sun.
British Dictionary definitions for dewdrop

dewdrop

/ˈdjuːˌdrɒp/
noun
1.
a drop of dew
2.
(Brit, euphemistic) a drop of mucus on the end of one's nose
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for dewdrop
n.

early 14c. (as two words); see dew + drop (n.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for dewdrop

14
15
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for dewdrop