(proper) The ship on which the Pilgrims came to America (1620)
A historical ship that transported the Pilgrims to America in the year 1620.
Any of various plants that bloom in May.
Any of various plants that flower in May or early spring.
In the U.S., the trailing arbutus, any of several anemones, etc.
In England, the may, cowslip, marsh marigold, etc.
Mayflower Sentence Examples
I did see the rock in Plymouth and a little ship like the Mayflower and the cradle that dear little Peregrine slept in and many old things that came in the Mayflower.
In American history the name " Pilgrims " is applied to the earliest settlers of the colony of Plymouth, Massachusetts, and more specifically to the first company of emigrants, who sailed in the " Mayflower " in 1620.
In the midst of privation and anxiety, due largely to her husband's precarious health, she wrote continually, and in 1843 published The Mayflower, a collection of tales and sketches.
The closest intersection is 21st Street and Mayflower Avenue.
The painting showed a vague resemblance to the Mayflower in parts.