- The definition of a dahoon is an evergreen plant in the holly family.
An example of a dahoon is an evergreen shrub with leathery leaves and large clusters of red berries in the southern United States.
an evergreen tree or shrub (Ilex cassine) of the holly family, native to S U.S. and used for hedges
Origin of dahoon; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
A small holly tree (Ilex cassine) chiefly of the southeast United States, having bright red berries and leathery, dark green leaves.
Origin of dahoonOrigin unknown.