beauty bush
noun Date: 1926 a Chinese shrub (Kolkwitzia amabilis) of the honeysuckle family with pinkish flowers and bristly fruit

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  • beauty bush — n. a hardy shrub (Kolkwitzia amabilis) of the honeysuckle family, having tubular pink flowers with white bristly hairs on the ovary * * * ▪ shrub       (Kolkwitzia amabilis), ornamental flowering shrub of the family Caprifoliaceae, native to… …   Universalium

  • beauty bush — n. a hardy shrub (Kolkwitzia amabilis) of the honeysuckle family, having tubular pink flowers with white bristly hairs on the ovary …   English World dictionary

  • beauty-bush — beau′ty bush n. pln a Chinese ornamental shrub, Kolkwitzia amabilis, of the honeysuckle family, having tubular pink flowers with white bristles within • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • beauty bush — noun Chinese deciduous shrub with yellow throated pinkish flowers and bristly fruit; often cultivated as an ornamental • Syn: ↑Kolkwitzia amabilis • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Kolkwitzia, ↑genus Kolkwitzia …   Useful english dictionary

  • beauty-bush — /byooh tee boosh /, n. a Chinese shrub, Kolkwitzia amabilis, of the honeysuckle family, having showy, pinkish flowers and grown as an ornamental. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • beauty-bush — /byooh tee boosh /, n. a Chinese shrub, Kolkwitzia amabilis, of the honeysuckle family, having showy, pinkish flowers and grown as an ornamental. [1925 30] …   Useful english dictionary

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