love-lies-bleeding [luv′līz΄blēd′iŋ]
an amaranth (Amaranthus caudatus) with drooping spikes of small, red flowers

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  • Love lies bleeding — may refer to:* Amaranthus caudatus, the annual flowering plant * Love Lies Bleeding (novel), a 1948 detective novel by Edmund Crispin * Love Lies Bleeding (play), a 2005 play by Don DeLillo * Funeral For A Friend/Love Lies Bleeding , a song by… …   Wikipedia

  • Love-lies-bleeding — Love Love (l[u^]v), n. [OE. love, luve, AS. lufe, lufu; akin to E. lief, believe, L. lubet, libet, it pleases, Skr. lubh to be lustful. See {Lief}.] 1. A feeling of strong attachment induced by that which delights or commands admiration; pre[… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • love-lies-bleeding — uodegotasis burnotis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Burnotinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, maistinis, vaistinis augalas (Amaranthus caudatus), kilęs iš Pietų Amerikos; iš jo sėklų gaminami miltai. atitikmenys: lot. Amaranthus caudatus;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Love Lies Bleeding (novel) — Love Lies Bleeding is a detective novel by Edmund Crispin first published in 1948. Set in the post war period in and around a public school in the vicinity of Stratford upon Avon, it is about the accidental discovery of old manuscripts which… …   Wikipedia

  • Love-Lies-Bleeding (play) — Love Lies Bleeding is the title of a three act play by Don DeLillo. It is his third play and premiered May 2, 2005 at the Fulton Street Theater in Boise, Idaho, directed by DeLillo himself. Subsequently the play has been produced at the… …   Wikipedia

  • love-lies-bleeding — love′ lies bleed′ing n. pln an amaranth, Amaranthus caudatus, having spikes of crimson flowers • Etymology: 1600–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • love-lies-bleeding — /ˌlʌv laɪz ˈblidɪŋ/ (say .luv luyz bleeding) noun any of several species of amaranth, especially Amaranthus caudatus, with spikes of crimson flowers …  

  • Funeral for a Friend/Love Lies Bleeding — Infobox Song Name = Funeral for a Friend/Love Lies Bleeding Type = Song Artist = Elton John Album = Goodbye Yellow Brick Road track no = 1 Released = October 5, 1973 Recorded = Genre = Rock, Pop Length = 11:09 Label = DJM (UK/world) Uni… …   Wikipedia

  • love-lies-bleeding — /luv luyz blee ding/, n. an amaranth, esp. Amaranthus caudatus, having spikes of crimson flowers. [1600 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • love-lies-bleeding — noun A tropical plant, Amaranthus caudatus, that has clusters of little red flowers …   Wiktionary

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