poppy

Part of speech: noun

A flowering plant having a juice that abounds in opium.

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Usage examples "poppy":

  1. Not the sweet, new grass with flowers Is this harvesting of ours; Not the upland clover bloom; But the rowen mired with weeds, Tangled tufts from marsh and meads, Where the poppy drops its seeds In the silence and the gloom. - "The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow", Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
  2. 131. Poppy, cultivation of, i. - "Himalayan Journals V2.", J. D. Hooker.
  3. Frank can be a Poppy, and we can double up and- I'll be the Rose, put in Kate, quickly. - "The Madigans", Miriam Michelson.