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thistle    音標拼音: [θ'ɪsəl]
n. 薊



thistle
n 1: any of numerous plants of the family Compositae and
especially of the genera Carduus and Cirsium and Onopordum
having prickly-edged leaves

Thistle \This"tle\, n. [OE. thistil, AS. [thorn]istel; akin to
D. & G. distel, OHG. distila, distil, Icel. [thorn]istill,
Sw. tistel, Dan. tidsel; of uncertain origin.] (Bot.)
Any one of several prickly composite plants, especially those
of the genera {Cnicus}, {Craduus}, and {Onopordon}. The name
is often also applied to other prickly plants.
[1913 Webster]

{Blessed thistle}, {Carduus benedictus}, so named because it
was formerly considered an antidote to the bite of
venomous creatures.

{Bull thistle}, {Cnicus lanceolatus}, the common large
thistle of neglected pastures.

{Canada thistle}, {Cnicus arvensis}, a native of Europe, but
introduced into the United States from Canada.

{Cotton thistle}, {Onopordon Acanthium}.

{Fuller's thistle}, the teasel.

{Globe thistle}, {Melon thistle}, etc. See under {Globe},
{Melon}, etc.

{Pine thistle}, {Atractylis gummifera}, a native of the
Mediterranean region. A vicid gum resin flows from the
involucre.

{Scotch thistle}, either the cotton thistle, or the musk
thistle, or the spear thistle; -- all used national
emblems of Scotland.

{Sow thistle}, {Sonchus oleraceus}.

{Spear thistle}. Same as {Bull thistle}.

{Star thistle}, a species of {Centaurea}. See {Centaurea}.

{Torch thistle}, a candelabra-shaped plant of the genus
Cereus. See {Cereus}.

{Yellow thistle}, {Cincus horridulus}.
[1913 Webster]

{Thistle bird} (Zool.), the American goldfinch, or
yellow-bird ({Spinus tristis}); -- so called on account of
its feeding on the seeds of thistles. See Illust. under
{Goldfinch}.

{Thistle butterfly} (Zool.), a handsomely colored American
butterfly ({Vanessa cardui}) whose larva feeds upon
thistles; -- called also {painted lady}.

{Thistle cock} (Zool.), the corn bunting ({Emberiza
militaria}). [Prov. Eng.]

{Thistle crown}, a gold coin of England of the reign of James
I., worth four shillings.

{Thistle finch} (Zool.), the goldfinch; -- so called from its
fondness for thistle seeds. [Prov. Eng.]

{Thistle funnel}, a funnel having a bulging body and flaring
mouth.
[1913 Webster]

71 Moby Thesaurus words for "thistle":
armory, badge, badge of office, badges, baton, blazonry, bramble,
brassard, brier, bristle, burr, button, cactus, cap and gown,
catchweed, chain, chain of office, class ring, cleavers, cockade,
collar, cross, decoration, dress, eagle, emblems, ensigns, fasces,
figurehead, fleur-de-lis, goose grass, hammer and sickle, heraldry,
insignia, lapel pin, livery, mace, mantle, markings, medal,
mortarboard, needle, nettle, old school tie, pin, pine needle,
prickle, quill, regalia, ring, rose, school ring, shamrock,
sigillography, skull and crossbones, sphragistics, spicule,
spiculum, spike, spikelet, spine, staff, sticker, swastika, tartan,
thorn, tie, uniform, verge, wand, yucca

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