Definition of "jonquils" []

  • A Eurasian amaryllidaceous plant, Narcissus jonquilla with long fragrant yellow or white short-tubed flowers (noun)
  • Any of various other small daffodil-like plants (noun)
  • Plural form of jonquil. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "jonquils" in a sentence
  • "We have lots of potted jonquils from bulbs we divided earlier this autumn."
  • "It has scent, your heat, of jonquils and lime, of spices seared in a hot black pan."
  • "The first thing you see is flowers—geraniums, daffodils, jonquils—among the freshest, most perishable objects on earth."