1. [ noun ] (biology,botany) annual weedy grass used for hay
Synonyms: Panicum_Texanum Texas_millet
Related terms: panic_grass
2. [ noun ] (botany) low-growing perennial having leaves silvery beneath; northern United States; Europe; Asia
Synonyms: goose-tansy Potentilla_anserina silverweed
Related terms: cinquefoil
3. [ noun ] (botany) annual having the stem beset with curved prickles; North America and Europe and Asia
Synonyms: clivers catchweed spring_cleavers Galium_aparine cleavers
Related terms: bedstraw
4. [ noun ] (biology,botany) coarse annual grass having fingerlike spikes of flowers; native to Old World tropics; a naturalized weed elsewhere
Synonyms: yard_grass wire_grass Eleusine_indica yardgrass
Related terms: millet Eleusine
Similar spelling:   goose_grease