1. [ noun ] (botany) a common and long cultivated European herb from which most common garden pansies are derived
Synonyms: heartsease love-in-idleness pink_of_my_John Viola_tricolor wild_pansy
Related terms: viola
2. [ noun ] (botany) common violet of the eastern United States with large pale blue or purple flowers resembling pansies
Synonyms: pansy_violet wood_violet Viola_pedata bird's-foot_violet
Related terms: violet