lady's earrings

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n lady's earrings North American annual plant with usually yellow or orange flowers; grows chiefly on wet rather acid soil
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Usage

In literature:

Also, the curate wanted a pair of lady's earrings and requested the capitan to buy them for him.
"The Reign of Greed" by Jose Rizal
No, not for the bride; for the young lady who was with her when she bought the bride's earrings.
"The Little Vanities of Mrs. Whittaker" by John Strange Winter
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