bouncing Bet [bet] ExamplesWord Origin noun
Also bouncing Bess [bes] /bɛs/. Origin of bouncing Bet First recorded in 1880–85 Related Words for bouncing betExamples from the Web for bouncing bet Historical Examples of bouncing bet
Bouncing-bet and her comely hearty cousins of the pink family made delightsome many a corner of our home garden.
Alice Morse Earle
British Dictionary definitions for bouncing bet bouncing Bet noun
- another name for soapwort