Synonyms
Etymology

1. primrose

noun. ['ˈprɪmˌroʊz'] any of numerous short-stemmed plants of the genus Primula having tufted basal leaves and showy flowers clustered in umbels or heads.

Synonyms

  • herb
  • cowslip
  • polyanthus
  • Chinese primrose
  • Primula elatior
  • Primula veris
  • Primula auricula
  • paigle
  • Primula polyantha
  • auricula
  • oxlip
  • Primula vulgaris
  • English primrose
  • bear's ear
  • herbaceous plant
  • genus Primula
  • Primula sinensis

Etymology

  • primus (Latin)
  • pri (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Primrose

  • ambrose
  • bellrose
  • farrow's
  • guinarou's
  • hasbro's
  • hydro's
  • melrose
  • microprose
  • montrose
  • penrose
  • tomorrow's
  • tomorrow's
  • yoshihiro's

Example sentences of the word primrose


1. Noun, singular or mass
Some examples of plants with air sacs are the water primrose, giant bladder kelp and the common bladderwort.

2. Adjective
are flowering shrubs from the evening primrose family and come in a wide range of sizes and flower colors.

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