how to pronounce pimpernel

/ˈpɪmpənɛl/

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pimpernel is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of pimpernel in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… tiny Pimpernel I just thought the tiny …”

meanings of pimpernel

noun:

  1. Sanguisorba spp.
  2. Any of various plants of the genus Anagallis, having small red, white or purple flowers, especially the scarlet pimpernel, Anagallis arvensis.
  3. Great burnet (Sanguisorba officinalis).
  4. A plant of the genus Pimpinella, especially burnet saxifrage, Pimpinella saxifraga.
  5. Salad burnet (Sanguisorba minor).
  6. Someone resembling the fictional Scarlet Pimpernel; a gallant dashing resourceful man given to remarkable feats of bravery and derring-do in liberating victims of tyranny and injustice.
  7. A yellow pimpernel (Taenidia integerrima).

words with pronunciation similar to pimpernel

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