Orchids

Antonyms of ORCHIDS

Examples of usage:

  1. He recalled the expeditions of his youth when his father had taken him to the hill for the day and he had returned with the spoil of the forest; ferns and orchids and long supple bamboos, strange leaves and flowers that could not be made to grow in his own garden. "The Outcaste" by F. E. Penny
  2. Mercy, look at the orchids! "The Blood Red Dawn" by Charles Caldwell Dobie
  3. In summer the deep woods gave us orchids, and the open meadows lilies and black- eyed Susans. "The Jonathan Papers" by Elisabeth Woodbridge Morris
  4. Like much of what we had already seen, the entire island was forest- clad, but the country was much more park- like in character; the trees grew less thickly together; they were not matted together by an impenetrable jungle of undergrowth, although many of them were almost smothered in what appeared to be innumerable varieties of orchids, and the soil was clothed with what looked like short, grey- green grass down to the inner edge of the narrow beach, which was lined with cocoa- nut palms. "The Strange Adventures of Eric Blackburn" by Harry Collingwood
  5. Now, come and have a look at the orchids. "Austin and His Friends" by Frederic H. Balfour
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