pansy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"pansy" in British English

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pansynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpæn.zi/

pansy noun [C] (PLANT)

a ​smallgardenplant that has ​flowers of many different ​colours with ​rounded petals

pansy noun [C] (PERSON)

offensive old-fashioned an ​offensive word for a man who ​behaves in a way that is ​considered to be more ​typical of a woman
(Definition of pansy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pansy" in American English

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pansynoun [C]

 us   /ˈpæn·zi/
a ​smallgardenplant with ​flowers of many different ​colors
(Definition of pansy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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