Definitions of Johnny-jump-up
  1. noun
    a common and long cultivated European herb from which most common garden pansies are derived
    synonyms: Viola tricolor, heartsease, love-in-idleness, pink of my John, wild pansy
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    type of:
    any of the numerous plants of the genus Viola
  2. noun
    common violet of the eastern United States with large pale blue or purple flowers resembling pansies
    synonyms: Viola pedata, bird's-foot violet, pansy violet, wood violet
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    type of:
    any of numerous low-growing violas with small flowers
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