a European plant, Glaucium flavum, of the poppy family, having yellow flowers, naturalized along sandy shores in eastern North America.
[hawrn-pout] /ˈhɔrnˌpaʊt/ noun 1. .
[hawrn-rimd] /ˈhɔrnˈrɪmd/ adjective 1. having the frames or rims made of horn or tortoise shell, or plastic that simulates either of these: horn-rimmed glasses.
[hawrn-rimz, -rimz] /ˈhɔrnˈrɪmz, -ˌrɪmz/ plural noun 1. horn-rimmed eyeglasses.
- Horns and halo effect
noun 1. a tendency to allow one’s judgement of another person, esp in a job interview, to be unduly influenced by an unfavourable (horns) or favourable (halo) first impression based on appearances