Daphne - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdæfni|  American pronunciation of the word daphne
Brit.  |ˈdafni|  British pronunciation of the word daphne

noun

- any of several ornamental shrubs with shiny mostly evergreen leaves and clusters of small bell-shaped flowers
- (Greek mythology) a nymph who was transformed into a laurel tree to escape the amorous Apollo

Examples

Daphne had hung her head in shame.

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