creeping buttercup

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n creeping buttercup perennial European herb with long creeping stolons
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Usage

In literature:

The borders of the iris fields are pure gold, nearly sessile buttercups and a creeping-stemmed composite of a redder hue.
"The Land of Little Rain" by Mary Austin
In the open down, beside the tidal rivers with their brown sails creeping among the buttercups, everywhere there is beauty.
"The Lowest Rung" by Mary Cholmondeley
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