Definition of Sweet four o'clock

1. Noun. Leafy wildflower having fragrant slender white or pale pink trumpet-shaped flowers; southwestern United States and northern Mexico.

Exact synonyms: Maravilla, Mirabilis Longiflora
Generic synonyms: Four O'clock



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sweet Four O'clock

sweet cider
sweet ciders
sweet clover
sweet coltsfoot
sweet corn
sweet corn plant
sweet corns
sweet cream
sweet cup
sweet dreams
sweet elder
sweet false chamomile
sweet fern
sweet flag
sweet flags
sweet four o'clock
sweet gale
sweet goldenrod
sweet granadilla
sweet gum
sweet gum tree
sweet gum trees
sweet hereafter
sweet iron
sweet leaf
sweet lemon
sweet lime
sweet marjoram

Literary usage of Sweet four o'clock

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1. Lost Chapters Recovered from the Early History of American Methodism by Joseph Beaumont Wakeley (1858)
"He would exclaim, as the hours rolled slowly along, " Sweet four o'clock, when will it arrive ?" When it did, the young man beckoned Mr. Rankin and others ..."

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