follow Dictionary.com

What is the X in X-mas?

waterweed

[waw-ter-weed, wot-er-] /ˈwɔ tərˌwid, ˈwɒt ər-/
noun
1.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; water + weed1
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for water weed

waterweed

/ˈwɔːtəˌwiːd/
noun
1.
any of various weedy aquatic plants
2.
another name for pondweed (sense 2)
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

Difficulty index for waterweed

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for water

8
8
Scrabble Words With Friends