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fawn lily

fawn lil·y
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fawn lil-ee]
    • /fɔn ˈlɪl i/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fawn lil-ee]
    • /fɔn ˈlɪl i/

Definitions of fawn lily words

  • noun fawn lily any of several lilies of the genus Erythronium, of western North America, as E. californicum, having mottled leaves and cream-white flowers. 1
  • noun fawn lily dogtooth violet 0
  • noun fawn lily Any of various plants in the Liliaceae genus Erythronium, also called trout lily and dog's tooth violet. 0

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Origin of fawn lily

First appearance:

before 1890
One of the 20% newest English words
First recorded in 1890-95

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Parts of speech for Fawn lily

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

fawn lily popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 44% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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