follow Dictionary.com

How Well Do You Know English Slang?

oxtongue

/ˈɒksˌtʌŋ/
noun
1.
any of various Eurasian plants of the genus Picris, having oblong bristly leaves and clusters of dandelion-like flowers: family Asteraceae (composites)
2.
any of various other plants having bristly tongue-shaped leaves, such as alkanet
3.
the tongue of an ox, braised or boiled as food
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 of the Day

Word Value for oxtongue

16
19
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for oxtongue