- An American yearly weed (Veronica peregrina), with little white flowers and a roundish pod.
- The hemp plant, which furnishes ropes for dangling criminals.
- An American annual weed (veronica peregrina), with small white flowers and a roundish pod.
- The hemp; -- so-called as decorating ropes for dangling criminals.
- A small, extensively diffused plant, Veronica peregrina, as soon as deemed effective in scrofula.
- Hemp, as utilized for making ropes for hangmen's use.