narcissi narcissi

Definition(s):

  1. (n) bulbous plant having erect linear leaves and showy yellow or white flowers either solitary or in clusters
  2. (n) (Greek mythology) a beautiful young man who fell in love with his own reflection

Usage(s):

  • Carried away by his precept and example, the farmers reduce their planting to what they can eat, turn their animals loose, crowd their fallow land with narcissi, make friends with .

News

  • Yesterdays Feb. 5

    75 years ago (1939) Mrs. C.C. Calhoun was hostess to the Thursday Duplicate Bridge Club Thursday afternoon at her home on Bruce Street. Vases of narcissi were arranged in the living room, where interesting games were played with Mrs.
    on February 5, 2014     Source: The Log Cabin Democrat

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