a plant, Saponaria officinalis, of the pink family, whose leaves are used for cleansing.
another name for soapwort
a Eurasian caryophyllaceous plant, Saponaria officinalis, having rounded clusters of fragrant pink or white flowers and leaves that were formerly used as a soap substitute Also called bouncing Bet
soapwort. Historical Examples Home Life in Colonial Days Alice Morse Earle noun another name for soapwort
noun a very large inflatable model, usually of a castle, on which children may bounce at fairs, etc
simple past tense and past participle of bind. tied; in bonds: a bound prisoner. made fast as if by a band or bond: She is bound to her family. secured within a cover, as a book. under a legal or moral obligation: He is bound by the terms of the contract. destined; sure; certain: It […]