Definitions for lilacˈlaɪ lək, -lɑk, -læk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lilac(adj)

    any of various plants of the genus Syringa having large panicles of usually fragrant flowers

  2. lavender, lilac, lilac-colored(adj)

    of a pale purple color

Wiktionary

  1. lilac(Noun)

    a large shrub of the genus Syringa, bearing white, pale pink or purple flowers.

  2. lilac(Noun)

    lilac flowers

  3. lilac(Adjective)

    (colour) having a pale purple colour.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lilac(noun)

    a shrub of the genus Syringa. There are six species, natives of Europe and Asia. Syringa vulgaris, the common lilac, and S. Persica, the Persian lilac, are frequently cultivated for the fragrance and beauty of their purplish or white flowers. In the British colonies various other shrubs have this name

  2. Lilac(noun)

    a light purplish color like that of the flower of the purplish lilac

Anagrams of lilac

  1. Cilla


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