cowslip cowslip  /ˈkaʊs lɪp/


  1. (n) early spring flower common in British isles having fragrant yellow or sometimes purple flowers
  2. (n) swamp plant of Europe and North America having bright yellow flowers resembling buttercups


  1. Sturdy though she is, Miss Marple seems off balance in Dillmouth, away from her cowslip wine, her knitting, her garden and especially her friends.
  2. Three Princetonians who overlooked something as rare as a cowslip from Mars.
  3. Unappreciant of news value, the three Princetonians did not realize that a limerick from the lips of an ex-President is as rare as a cowslip from Mars.
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