Meaning of lavender
Pronunciation: (lav'un-dur), [key]
- a pale bluish purple.
- any Old World plant or shrub belonging to the genus Lavandula, of the mint family, esp. L. angustifolia, having spikes of fragrant, pale purple flowers.
- the dried flowers or other parts of this plant placed among linen, clothes, etc., for scent or as a preservative.
- toilet water, shaving lotion, or the like, made with a solution of oil of lavender.
- lavender (Thesaurus)