Free Translator Free Translator
Translators Dictionaries Courses Other
Home
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'




Catalpa   Listen
Catalpa

noun
1.
Tree of the genus Catalpa with large leaves and white flowers followed by long slender pods.  Synonym: Indian bean.



Related searches:



WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University








Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Containing
Matching a pattern  

Synonyms
Antonyms
Quotes
Words linked to  

only single words



Share |





"Catalpa" Quotes from Famous Books



... smoke, and that was a thing that Pony's father would not let him do. He would let him smoke the drift-wood twigs, which the boys picked up along the river shore and called smoke-wood, or he would let him smoke grapevine or the pods of the catalpa, which were just like cigars, but he was mean about real tobacco. Once, when he found a cigar in Pony's pocket, he threw it into the fire, and said that if he ever knew him to have another he would have a ...
— The Flight of Pony Baker - A Boy's Town Story • W. D. Howells



Words linked to "Catalpa" :   Indian bean, Catalpa speciosa, bean tree



Copyright © 2020 Free-Translator.com