• Definition for "pennywort"
    • any one of several plants having rounded leaves…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "pennywort"
  • Equivalent for "pennywort"

pennywort definition

  • noun:
    • any one of several plants having rounded leaves suggestive of cents, as:
    • A Eurasian plant (Umbilicus rupestris) having thick peltate leaves and yellowish-green plants. Also referred to as navelwort.
    • A North US plant (Obolaria virginica) having fleshy leaves and little white or purplish plants.
    • A plant, Umbilicus rupestris, having leaves the shape and size of a (pre-decimal) penny
    • A name provided to several completely different flowers around the globe. Overall they all have actually circular leaves of approximately the form and measurements of a (pre-decimal) cent.
    • A European trailing herb (Linaria Cymbalaria) with roundish, reniform leaves. It is often cultivated in dangling baskets.
    • One of several round-leafed plants of various genera.
101 votes

How would you define pennywort?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!