pansy definition

  • noun:
    • Any of various flowers regarding the genera Achimenes or Viola, particularly V. tricolor or its hybrids, having blossoms with velvety petals of varied colors.
    • a-deep to strong violet.
    • Offensive Slang Used as a disparaging term for a guy or guy who is considered effeminate.
    • Offensive Slang applied as a disparaging term for a homosexual man.
    • typical title for a cultivated flowering plant, Viola tricolor hortensis, based on heartsease; many garden types tend to be hybrids.
    • A deep purple colour, that way for the pansy.
    • A male homosexual, specifically a person who is effeminate.
    • A timid, poor guy or boy; a wuss.
    • A plant regarding the genus Viola (Viola tricolor) and its own blossom, originally purple and yellow. Cultivated varieties have very large plants of a great variety of colors. Known as additionally heart's-ease, love-in-idleness, and many other quaint brands.
    • a popular types of violet, Viola tricolor; the heart's-ease.
    • unpleasant term for an openly homosexual man
    • large-flowered garden plant derived mainly through the crazy pansy of European countries and having velvety petals of various colors
    • a timid guy or boy considered childish or unassertive
  • adjective:
    • Wimpy; spineless; feeble.
    • Of a-deep purple color, that way associated with the pansy.

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