LILY MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Lily Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A plant and flower of the genus Lilium, endogenous bulbous plants, having a regular perianth of six colored pieces, six stamens, and a superior three-celled ovary.
  2. (n.) That end of a compass needle which should point to the north; -- so called as often ornamented with the figure of a lily or fleur-de-lis.
  3. (n.) A name given to handsome flowering plants of several genera, having some resemblance in color or form to a true lily, as Pancratium, Crinum, Amaryllis, Nerine, etc.
  4. (n.) A royal spade; -- usually in pl. See Royal spade, below.


• Lilywort Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Any plant of the Lily family or order.


• Lily-livered Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) White-livered; cowardly.


Synonyms:
Chicken, White-livered, Yellow,

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