Definition of snowdrop in English:


Syllabification: snow·drop
Pronunciation: /ˈsnōˌdräp


  • A widely cultivated bulbous European plant that bears drooping white flowers during the late winter.
    • Galanthus nivalis, family Liliaceae (or Amaryllidaceae)
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    • Daffodils, wild hyacinths and tulips, snowdrops, bluebells, daisies and buttercups littered the earth.
    • It tolerates a lot of shade and is beautiful when planted together with Winter aconite and snowdrops.
    • We may see fewer daffodils, bluebells, snowdrops and crocuses, because they like winter cold; and tulips, irises and cyclamens, because they will suffer from winter wet.

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