Definition of lady's tresses in English:

Share this entry

lady's tresses

(US also ladies' tresses)

plural noun

[usually treated as singular]
A short orchid with small white flowers, growing chiefly in north temperate regions.
  • Genus Spiranthes (and Goodyera), family Orchidaceae.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: lady's tresses

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.