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Definitions of "gumbo-limbo"

  • An aromatic, resinous tree (Bursera simaruba) of Florida, Central America, and the West Indies, having compound leaves and small white flowers. noun
  • A tropical American tree (Bursera simaruba) yielding a reddish resin used in cements and varnishes. noun
  • Same as Jamaica or West Indian birch (which see, under birch). noun
  • tropical American tree yielding a reddish resin used in cements and varnishes noun

The word "gumbo-limbo" in example sentences

Dad and I helped Sharkey out of the wagon, then tied Jewel to the old gumbo-limbo tree.. [BLOWN AWAY!]

I stopped by the trunk of a gumbo-limbo and pointed to the smooth bark, which was scarred with scratches.. [BLOWN AWAY!]

A huge limb broke off from the gumbo-limbo tree and fell in our path.. [BLOWN AWAY!]

Jewel was tied up with a thick rope to a gumbo-limbo tree, while Rudy was checking out the landscape, sniffing and smelling every bush.. [BLOWN AWAY!]

Then, spitting and yowling, it ran up the nearer of the two gumbo-limbo trees.. [Black Caesar's Clan : a Florida Mystery Story]

Evidently, the trail had its ending at that screen of vineleaves draped between two giant gumbo-limbo trees at the lawn's verge.. [Black Caesar's Clan : a Florida Mystery Story]

Coldly, she turned away, and crossed to where the collie was beginning to weary of his fruitless efforts to climb the shinily smooth bark of the giant gumbo-limbo.. [Black Caesar's Clan : a Florida Mystery Story]

I don’t know how long I was out cold, but in the early hours of the morning I awoke and found myself cradled in the broken bough of a tall gumbo-limbo tree.. [BLOWN AWAY!]

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Msb_miami
2019-02-16

@PalmBeachesFL: Nature lovers, discover the magic of The Palm Beaches along the Intracoastal Waterway. Gumbo Limbo Nature Center offers…

kellygschroeder
Kellygschroeder
2019-02-16

A few more pics from when @HagenRoad took on Gumbo Limbo. Learning is Fun... especially at the beach! 🏖🦋🐚🐢

kibonPI
KibonPI
2019-02-16

Nature lovers, discover the magic of The Palm Beaches along the Intracoastal Waterway. Gumbo Limbo N……

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Escapesyviajes
2019-02-16

Nature lovers, discover the magic of The Palm Beaches along the Intracoastal Waterway. Gumbo Limbo N……

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PalmBeachesFL
2019-02-16

Nature lovers, discover the magic of The Palm Beaches along the Intracoastal Waterway. Gumbo Limbo Nature Center of…

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Gumbo Limbo Word Data

  • Pronunciations(gŭmˌbō-lĭmˈbō)
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  • Hyphenation gumbo-limbo

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