Laurel

Noun

  • An evergreen shrub, of the genus Laurus, having aromatic leaves of a lanceolate shape, with clusters of small, yellowish white flowers in their axils.
  • An English gold coin made in 1619, and so called because the king's head on it was crowned with laurel
  • (figuratively, chiefly in the plural) honor, distinction, fame.

    "to win laurels; to crown with laurels."

  • A crown of laurel.

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