Noun Definition

periwinkle

1.Definition: chiefly trailing poisonous plants with blue flowers

Category: Plants

2.Definition: commonly cultivated Old World woody herb having large pinkish to red flowers

Related Noun(s):cayenne jasmine, old maid, madagascar periwinkle, cape periwinkle, rose periwinkle, vinca rosea, catharanthus roseus, red periwinkle

Category: Plants

3.Definition: edible marine gastropod

Related Noun(s):winkle

Category: Animals

4.Definition: small edible marine snail; steamed in wine or baked

Related Noun(s):winkle

Category: Food