Associations to the word «Herb»


HERB, noun. Any green, leafy plant, or parts thereof, used to flavour or season food.
HERB, noun. Plant whose roots, leaves or seeds, etc. are used in medicine.
HERB, noun. (slang) (euphemistic) Marijuana.
HERB, noun. (botany) A plant whose stem is not woody and does not persist beyond each growing season
HERB, noun. (obsolete) Grass; herbage.
HERB, proper noun. A diminutive of the   male given name Herbert
HERB BENNET, noun. (dated) The avens (Geum urbanum) or the common avens, (Geum aleppicum).
HERB BENNET, noun. (obsolete) Hemlock.
HERB CHRISTOPHER, noun. Baneberry plant
HERB GERARD, noun. Goutweed
HERB PARIS, noun. An Old World plant (Paris quadrifolia) related to the trillium.
HERB ROBERT, noun. Geranium robertianum, a species of cranesbill.
HERB TEA, noun. A beverage (a tisane) made by steeping herbs (sometimes also includes other plants, such as spices), other than tea leaves, in hot water. Technically not a tea because it does not contain tea leaves.
HERB TEAS, noun. Plural of herb tea

Dictionary definition

HERB, noun. A plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests.
HERB, noun. Aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities.

Wise words

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