Definition of majaguas


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • majaguas is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 18 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • majaguas is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 23 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of majaguas

  • erect forest tree of Cuba and Jamaica having variably hairy leaves and orange-yellow or orange-red flowers; yields a moderately dense timber for cabinetwork and gunstocks (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. blue mahoe
    2. cuban bast
    3. hibiscus elatus
    4. mahagua
    5. mahoe

  • shrubby tree widely distributed along tropical shores; yields a light tough wood used for canoe outriggers and a fiber used for cordage and caulk; often cultivated for ornament (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. balibago
    2. hibiscus tiliaceus
    3. mahagua
    4. mahoe
    5. purau

See definition of majaguas in Merriam Webster