ribwort

Definitions of ribwort
1

n an Old World plantain with long narrow ribbed leaves widely established in temperate regions

Synonyms:
English plantain, Plantago lanceolata, buckthorn, narrow-leaved plantain, ribgrass, ripple-grass
Type of:
plantain
any of numerous plants of the genus Plantago; mostly small roadside or dooryard weeds with elliptic leaves and small spikes of very small flowers; seeds of some used medicinally

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.