The DICT Development Group

Search for:
Search type:

Database copyright information
Server information

1 definition found
 for Pansies
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pansy \Pan"sy\, n.; pl. Pansies. [F. Pens['e]e thought, pansy,
     fr. penser to think, L. pensare to weigh, ponder. See
     Pensive.] (Bot.)
     Viola+({Viola+tricolor">A plant of the genus Viola ({Viola tricolor) and its
     blossom, originally purple and yellow. Cultivated varieties
     have very large flowers of a great diversity of colors.
     Called also heart's-ease, love-in-idleness, and many
     other quaint names.
     [1913 Webster]

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229