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Definition of wallflower noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    wallflower

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈwɔlˌflaʊər//
     
     
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  1. 1a garden plant with yellow, orange, or red flowers with a sweet smell that appear in late spring
  2. 2(informal) a person who does not dance at a party because they do not have someone to dance with or because they are too shy
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