hanging basket


hanging basket
flower basket or basket containing a plant that hangs from the ceiling or from the wall

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • hanging basket — hanging baskets N COUNT A hanging basket is a basket with small ropes or chains attached so that it be hung from a hook. Hanging baskets are usually used for displaying plants or storing fruit and vegetables …   English dictionary

  • hanging basket — n a basket with plants growing in it that is hung on the outside of a building as decoration …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hanging basket — noun count a container for flowers or plants that you hang from a hook, for example outside your house as a decoration …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Hanging basket — A hanging basket is a suspended container used for growing decorative plants.Hanging baskets, normally made from wire, are hung from buildings, where garden space is at a premium, and from street furniture for environmental enhancement. They may… …   Wikipedia

  • hanging basket — noun : a container made (as of wood or wire) to resemble a basket to hold a plant hung up for decoration or for greenhouse cultivation (as of orchids) * * * ˌhanging ˈbasket f80 [hanging basket] noun a ↑basket or similar container with flowers… …   Useful english dictionary

  • hanging basket — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms hanging basket : singular hanging basket plural hanging baskets a container for flowers or plants that you hang from a hook, for example outside your house as a decoration …   English dictionary

  • hanging basket — noun A container filled with decorative plants, suspended on a structure …   Wiktionary

  • basket — [[t]bɑ͟ːskɪt, bæ̱s [/t]] baskets 1) N COUNT A basket is a stiff container that is used for carrying or storing objects. Baskets are made from thin strips of materials such as straw, plastic, or wire woven together. ...big wicker picnic baskets… …   English dictionary

  • basket plant — noun : a trailing plant (as Kenilworth ivy) that can be grown in a hanging basket …   Useful english dictionary

  • basket — [bas′kit, bäs′kit] n. [ME < ?] 1. a container made of interwoven cane, rushes, strips of wood, etc. and often having a handle or handles 2. the amount that a basket will hold 3. anything like a basket in shape or use 4. the structure hung from …   English World dictionary


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