Definition of marguerite in English:


Line breaks: mar|guer¦ite
Pronunciation: /ˌmɑːɡəˈriːt


Another term for ox-eye daisy.
More example sentences
  • The parks superintendent began his job of supervising the distribution of hundreds of geraniums, ivy geraniums, marguerites, petunias, trailing lobelia, anthericum and salvia, a job which would be completed well before the festival.
  • Lavender, rosemary and thyme gathered in thick clumps under the windows, with poinsettias, passionflower, marigolds, marguerites and hollyhocks growing wild in the borders.
  • The strange flower is caused by a form of fasciation, a common condition that produces wide, flattened stems on a large range of plants including sedums, tomatoes and marguerites.


early 17th century: French equivalent of the given name Margaret.

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