What does the word cypress mean?

Usage examples for cypress

  1. Cypress swamps of the Mississippi. – The Student's Elements of Geology by Sir Charles Lyell
  2. Her slender, cypress- like form Is swathed in a light, white raiment. – Poems and Ballads of Heinrich Heine by Heinrich Heine
  3. The men from Norfolk talked of the great Dismal and its trees of juniper and cypress, the traders of trading, the masters from William and Mary of the humanities. – Audrey by Mary Johnston