Definition of dasheen


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • dasheen is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 11 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • dasheen is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 11 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of dasheen

  • herb of the Pacific islands grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. colocasia esculenta
    2. dalo
    3. taro
    4. taro plant

  • edible starchy tuberous root of taro plants (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. cocoyam
    2. eddo
    3. taro

  • tropical starchy tuberous root (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. cocoyam
    2. edda
    3. taro
    4. taro root

See definition of dasheen in Merriam Webster