Old mans beard

old-man's-beard

[ohld-manz-beerd]
noun
2.
beard moss.

Origin:
1735–45

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To old mans beard
Collins
World English Dictionary
old man's beard
 
n
any of various plants having a white feathery appearance, esp traveller's joy and Spanish moss

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;