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Spanish needles

Syllabification: Span·ish nee·dles

Definition of Spanish needles in English:

noun

An American beggar ticks with rayless flowers that develop into a cluster of barbed achenes.
  • Bidens bipinnata, family Compositae

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Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure