white madder


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n white madder Eurasian herb with ample panicles of small white flowers; naturalized in North America
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In literature:

Then Esau got madder and skulked away down the valley among the little sage brush hummocks and white alkali wasteland, to nurse his wrath.
"A Guest at the Ludlow and Other Stories" by Edgar Wilson (Bill) Nye
In thin white silk, with head-dress madder-dyed, Is she, my sole delight, 'foretime my bride.
"The Wisdom of Confucius" by Epiphanius Wilson