bells of Ireland

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bells of Ireland aromatic annual with a tall stems of small whitish flowers enclosed in a greatly enlarged saucer-shaped or bell-shaped calyx
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Usage

In literature:

Then was Sir Tristram long cherished by the King and Queen of Ireland, and ever with La Belle Isault.
"The Legends Of King Arthur And His Knights" by James Knowles
Conversation flagged despite the efforts of Mrs. Henshaw to draw Mr. Bell out on the subject of Ireland.
"Short Cruises" by W. W. Jacobs
Then was Sir Tramtrist long cherished by the King and Queen of Ireland, and ever with La Belle Isault.
"King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table" by Unknown
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In news:

The room was decorated in daffodils, bells of Ireland, narcissus and an old fashioned bridal wreath.
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