What does sweet woodruff mean?

Definitions for sweet woodruff
sweet woodruff

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word sweet woodruff.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sweet woodruff, waldmeister, woodruff, fragrant bedstraw, Galium odoratum, Asperula odoratanoun

    Old World fragrant stoloniferous perennial having small white flowers and narrow leaves used as flavoring and in sachets; widely cultivated as a ground cover; in some classifications placed in genus Asperula

  2. sweet woodruff, waldmeisternoun

    fragrant dark green leaves used to flavor May wine


  1. sweet woodruffnoun

    An aromatic perennial plant, used as a strewing herb, Galium odoratum or Asperula odorata, with small white flowers.


  1. sweet woodruff

    Sweet Woodruff is a herbaceous perennial plant commonly found in woods and shaded places in regions of Europe, Asia and North Africa. Scientifically named "Galium odoratum", this plant is known for its sweet scent due to the presence of coumarin, a natural chemical compound. It usually grows to a height of 30-50 cm and produces small white flowers in spring and early summer. Sweet Woodruff is often used in herbal medicine, culinary arts and as an aromatic addition to clothes and linens.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce sweet woodruff?

How to say sweet woodruff in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sweet woodruff in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sweet woodruff in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Translations for sweet woodruff

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for sweet woodruff »


Find a translation for the sweet woodruff definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"sweet woodruff." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 21 Sep. 2023. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/sweet+woodruff>.

Discuss these sweet woodruff definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for sweet woodruff? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of

    sweet woodruff

    Credit »

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net


    Are you a words master?

    manifestly demonstrative
    • A. tantamount
    • B. valetudinarian
    • C. irascible
    • D. ostensive

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for sweet woodruff: