dyer's rocket

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n dyer's rocket European mignonette cultivated as a source of yellow dye; naturalized in North America
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • dyer's rocket Same as Dyer's broom.
    • Dyer's Rocket (Bot) See Dyer's broom, under Broom.
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Usage

In literature:

I met an old man on the road, and his face as yellow as dyer's rocket.
"Mearing Stones" by Joseph Campbell
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