follow Dictionary.com

Today's Word of the Day means...

scrub oak

noun
1.
any of several oaks, as Quercus ilicifolia and Q. prinoides, characterized by a scrubby manner of growth, usually found in dry, rocky soil.
Origin
1760-1770
1760-70, Americanism
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for scrub oak

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for scrub

9
12
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with scrub-oak