Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Fall Head Over Heels...

water lettuce

noun
1.
a floating aquatic plant, Pistia stratiotes, of the arum family, having a rosette of thick, spongy leaves.
Origin of water lettuce
1865-1870
1865-70
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for water-lettuce
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for water lettuce

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for water

8
8
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for water-lettuce