Sentence Examples


  • Lamarckiana (Evening primrose): hardy, 5 ft., bright yellow; large.
  • ARCHIBALD PHILIP PRIMROSE ROSEBERY, 5TH Earl Of (1847-), British statesman, born in London on the 7th of May 1847, was the grandson and successor to the title of Archibald John Primrose, 4th earl of Rosebery (1783-1868), a representative peer of Scotland, who was in 1828 created a peer of the United Kingdom as Baron Rosebery, and was an active supporter of the Reform Bill.
  • The primrose is associated with the name of Lord Beaconsfield (q.v.), as being preferred by him to other flowers.
  • THE PRIMROSE LEAGUE, an organization for spreading Conservative principles amongst the British democracy.
  • In the south-east Hampstead includes the greater part of Primrose Hill, a public ground adjacent to the north side of Regent's Park.