See under (def 1).
any of various plants belonging to the genus Lysimachia, of the primrose family, having clusters of usually yellow flowers, as L. vulgaris (garden loosestrife) or L. quadrifolia (whorled loosestrife)
any of several plants belonging to the genus Lythrum, of the loosestrife family.
any of various primulaceous plants of the genus Lysimachia, esp the yellow-flowered L. vulgaris (yellow loosestrife) See also moneywort
purple loosestrife, a purple-flowered lythraceous marsh plant, Lythrum salicaria
any of several similar or related plants, such as the primulaceous plant Naumburgia thyrsiflora (tufted loosestrife)
noun 1. a party given out of doors in a garden or yard. noun 1. a social gathering held in the grounds of a house, school, etc, usually with light refreshments
[gahr-dn-path, -pahth] /ˈgɑr dnˌpæθ, -ˌpɑθ/ adjective 1. noting or pertaining to a sentence that is easily parsed incorrectly because its beginning suggests it has an interpretation that it clearly does not have.
noun 1. 1 (defs 1–3).
[gahr-dn] /ˈgɑr dn/ noun 1. a plot of ground, usually near a house, where flowers, shrubs, vegetables, fruits, or herbs are cultivated. 2. a piece of ground or other space, commonly with ornamental plants, trees, etc., used as a park or other public recreation area: a public garden. 3. a fertile and delightful spot or […]