Definition of poinsettia:
Common misspellings for poinsettia:
- poinsetta (44%)
- pointsetta (22%)
- pointsettia (19%)
- ponsietta (3%)
- poinsittia (3%)
- poincetta (3%)
- pointsetia (3%)
Examples of usage for poinsettia:
What I carried away was a memory of the blue above, the gliding river below, hot sun and stillness, and the hum of a large, irridescent black beetle that went blundering through scarlet poinsettia leaves into the white, scented blossoms of a leafless, grey- stemmed champak tree. "From Edinburgh to India & Burmah" , William G. Burn Murdoch.
Lovely lanes of palm and banana, brightened by trees of crimson poinsettia, wind upward to the hills, and a cluster of green islets gems the blue waters; the scarlet- stemmed Banka palm offering a glowing contrast to the sweeping emerald of the feathery fronds. "Through the Malay Archipelago" , Emily Richings.