ladies-tobacco

ladies'-tobacco

[ley-deez-tuh-bak-oh]
noun, plural ladies'-tobaccos, ladies'-tobaccoes.
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pussy-toes

[poos-ee-tohz]
noun, plural pussy-toes. (used with a singular or plural verb)
any of various woolly composite plants of the genus Antennaria, having small white or grayish flower heads.
Also called ladies-tobacco.


Origin:
1890–95, Americanism

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