Word:

Catchfly

Catch´fly
n.1.(Bot.) A plant with the joints of the stem, and sometimes other parts, covered with a viscid secretion to which small insects adhere. The species of Silene are examples of the catchfly.
Noun1.Catchflycatchfly - any plant of the genus Silene
Synonyms: campion, silene
2.Catchflycatchfly - mostly perennial herbs with sticky stems that catch insects; widespread in north temperate zone
Synonyms: lychnis
bladder campion, campion, evening lychnis, fire pink, flower, genus Silene, Lychnis alba, Lychnis dioica, moss campion, red bird's eye, red campion, silene, Silene acaulis, Silene caroliniana, Silene dioica, Silene latifolia, Silene uniflora, Silene virginica, Silene vulgaris, white campion, white cockle, wild pink
Browse
catch it
catch on
catch one's breath
catch out
catch phrase
catch some Z's
Catch title
catch up
catch up with
Catch-basin
Catch-meadow
Catchable
catchall
Catchdrain
Catcher
catcher's mask
-- Catchfly --
Catching
Catching bargain
Catchment
catchment area
catchment basin
Catchpenny
catchphrase
Catchpole
Catchpoll
Catchup
Catchwater
Catchweed
Catchweight
Catchword
Catchwork
Catchy
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy