Another term for sweet briar.
More example sentences
- Species whose fruits are used both in Europe and Asia include the briar rose or dog rose, which is made into tea or tisane, and the eglantine.
- Eglantine is a wonderful rose that is rarely see these days in commerce.
- The Eglantine is the poet's flower.
Middle English: from Old French, from Provençal aiglentina, based on Latin acus 'needle' or aculeus 'prickle'.
Definition of eglantine in:
- The US English dictionary