noun. widely cultivated ornamental plant native to southern Europe but naturalized elsewhere having fragrant yellow or white clustered flowers.
- Narcissus jonquilla
noun. often used colloquially for any yellow daffodil.
- Narcissus pseudonarcissus
Example sentences of the word jonquil
1. Noun, singular or mass
The jonquil flower is particularly important to those born in the third month of the year because jonquil is the March birth flower.