What does the word watercress mean?

Usage examples for watercress

  1. Then she went to the brook and took a little clear water in her hollow hand, and observed that there was plenty of watercress. – The Man-Wolf and Other Tales by Emile Erckmann and Alexandre Chatrian
  2. A typhoid outbreak apparently due to watercress has been reported from Philadelphia. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan
  3. " I ate some watercress once at home," said Janet. – The Curlytops at Uncle Frank's Ranch by Howard R. Garis