lady's earrings

lady's-earrings

[ley-deez-eer-ringz, -ingz]
noun, plural lady's-earrings. (used with a singular or plural verb)
any of several plants having pendent flowers thought to resemble earrings, as the jewelweed or the fuchsia.
Also called lady's-eardrops [ley-deez-eer-drops] , ladies'-earrings, ladies'-eardrops.
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lady's earrings

noun
North American annual plant with usually yellow or orange flowers; grows chiefly on wet rather acid soil [syn: jewelweed
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