delight Idioms & Phrases

gardener's delight

  • noun an old cottage garden plant of southeastern Europe widely cultivated for its attractive white woolly foliage and showy crimson flowers
    mullein pink; Lychnis coronaria; rose campion; dusty miller.

Queen's delight

  • (Bot.), an American plant (Stillinqia sylvatica) of the Spurge family, having an herbaceous stem and a perennial woody root.
Webster 1913

turkish delight

  • noun a jellied candy typically flavored with rose water