any plant of the cormous S. African genus Crocosmia, including the plant known to gardeners as montbretia: family Iridaceae
[kroh-kuh s] /ˈkroʊ kəs/ noun, plural crocuses. 1. any of the small, bulbous plants of the genus Crocus, of the iris family, cultivated for their showy, solitary flowers, which are among the first to bloom in the spring. 2. the flower or bulb of the crocus. 3. a deep yellow; orangish yellow; saffron. 4. Also […]
noun, Southern U.S. (chiefly South Atlantic States) . 1. a burlap bag.
[kree-suh s] /ˈkri səs/ noun, plural Croesuses, Croesi [kree-sahy] /ˈkri saɪ/ (Show IPA), for 2. 1. died 546 b.c, king of Lydia 560–546: noted for his great wealth. 2. a very rich man. /ˈkriːsəs/ noun 1. died ?546 bc, the last king of Lydia (560–546), noted for his great wealth 2. any very rich man […]
[krawft, kroft] /krɔft, krɒft/ noun, British. 1. a small farm, especially one worked by a tenant. 2. a small plot of ground adjacent to a house and used as a kitchen garden, to pasture one or two cows, etc.; a garden large enough to feed a family or have commercial value. [krawft, kroft] /krɔft, krɒft/ […]