marguerite

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mar·gue·rite

 (mär′gə-rēt′, -gyə-)
n.
1. Either of two cultivated plants of the composite family, Argyranthemum (or Chrysanthemum) frutescens originally of the Canary Islands, or C. leucanthemum originally of Eurasia, having flower heads with white, pink, or yellow rays. Also called Paris daisy.
2. Any of several similar or related plants having daisylike flowers.

[French, from Old French margarite, daisy, pearl, from Latin margarīta, pearl, from Greek margarītēs; see margarite.]

marguerite

(ˌmɑːɡəˈriːt)
n
1. (Plants) a cultivated garden plant, Chrysanthemum frutescens, whose flower heads have white or pale yellow rays around a yellow disc: family Asteraceae (composites)
2. (Plants) any of various related plants with daisy-like flowers, esp C. leucanthemum
[C19: from French: daisy, pearl, from Latin margarīta, from Greek margaritēs, from margaron]

mar•gue•rite

(ˌmɑr gəˈrit)

n.
1. the European daisy, Bellis perennis.
2. any of several daisylike chrysanthemums, esp. Chrysanthemum frutescens.
[1865–70; < French < Middle French; Old French: pearl; see margarite]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.marguerite - tall leafy-stemmed Eurasian perennial with white flowersmarguerite - tall leafy-stemmed Eurasian perennial with white flowers; widely naturalized; often placed in genus Chrysanthemum
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
genus Leucanthemum, Leucanthemum - comprises plants often included in the genus Chrysanthemum
2.marguerite - perennial subshrub of the Canary Islands having usually pale yellow daisylike flowersmarguerite - perennial subshrub of the Canary Islands having usually pale yellow daisylike flowers; often included in genus Chrysanthemum
Argyranthemum, genus Argyranthemum - comprises plants often included in the genus Chrysanthemum
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
Translations

marguerite

[ˌmɑːgəˈriːt] N (Bot) → margarita f

marguerite

nMargerite f

marguerite

[ˌmɑːgəˈriːt] nmargherita