Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
a transparent plastic or glass cover used for protecting plants from cold weather
a large box with glass sides that you keep young plants in before you plant them outside
a container in which plants are grown
a cold frame
a container for flowers or plants that you hang from a hook, for example outside your house as a decoration
a container in which you grow plants
a container that you grow plants in
a glass container used for growing plants or for holding small animals, for example snakes
a large round container made of wood, metal, or plastic with a flat bottom and no lid, used, for example, for storing things, growing plants, or washing clothes
a large attractive container for flowers or plants
a container for cut flowers
a long narrow container for growing plants on the shelf outside a window
in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them
a soft fruit that has a green skin and a large hard seed inside. It grows on a tree and is a type...
an electric skateboard
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of containers for plants and flowers from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.