from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various American plants of the genus Tagetes, widely cultivated for their showy yellow or orange flowers.
- n. Any of several plants related to the marigold or having similar flowers, such as the marsh marigold.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any garden flower plant of the genus Calendula, with orange, yellow or reddish flowers.
- n. Any plant of the genus Tagetes, a flowering plant with orange, yellow or reddish flowers.
- adj. Having the color of marigolds, a bright yellowish-orange hue.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A name for several plants with golden yellow blossoms, especially the Calendula officinalis (see calendula), and the cultivated species of Tagetes.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Properly, a composite plant of either of the genera Calendula and Tagetes.
- n. A piece of gold money: so called from its color.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of various tropical American plants of the genus Tagetes widely cultivated for their showy yellow or orange flowers
Biel rocks the women's V-neck top in marigold, while Timberlake wears the men's crew-neck shirt in cherry. $60 and $54 at Lnaclothing. com
The first thing I found out was that not only are powdered fenugreek leaves/petals pretty sparsely "available", but powdered marigold is not exactly all over the supermarket shelves either.
The marigold is the most traditional flower of the season.
The zempazuchitl, or marigold, is thought to light the way home for returning souls.
The elegant palmate leaved Pomacea likewise occurs, with the mulberry: the marigold is a great favourite.
One study of 256 patients revealed that using an ointment made from calendula (also known as marigold) alleviated skin irritation resulting from radiation.
Natural yellow-orange substances such as marigold petals may be added to light colored feeds to enhance the yolk color.
Sari Sloane, vice president for fashion merchandising at U.S. boutique chain Intermix, says ensembles in distinctive colors such as marigold, ruby and emerald sold well in 2007.
A bonus are the golden "marigold" like flowers you get in the fall.
Sari Sloane, vice president for fashion merchandising at boutique chain Intermix, says ensembles in distinctive colors such as marigold, ruby and emerald sold well this year.