3 Definitions of Lily

The meaning of the word lily, the definition of Lily:

n. - A plant and flower of the genus Lilium, endogenous bulbous plants, having a regular perianth of six colored pieces, six stamens, and a superior three-celled ovary.

n. - A name given to handsome flowering plants of several genera, having some resemblance in color or form to a true lily, as Pancratium, Crinum, Amaryllis, Nerine, etc.

n. - That end of a compass needle which should point to the north; -- so called as often ornamented with the figure of a lily or fleur-de-lis.

The word "lily" uses 4 letters: I L L Y

Direct anagrams of lily:

illy yill

Words formed by adding one letter before or after lily, or to lily in any order:

b - billy   d - dilly idyll   f - filly   g - gilly   h - hilly   s - silly slily yills   w - willy  

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il ill li

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