Wait"-a-bit`, n.

Any of several plants bearing thorns or stiff hooked appendages, which catch and tear the clothing, as:

(a)

The greenbrier.

(b)

Any of various species of hawthorn.

(c)

In South Africa, one of numerous acacias and mimosas.

(d)

The grapple plant.

(e)

The prickly ash.

 

© Webster 1913.

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