Dy"er(?), n. One whose occupation is to dye cloth and the like.
Dyer's weed. Same as Dyer's broom.
dyer's-broomn. small Eurasian shrub (Genista tinctoria) having clusters of yellow flowers that yield a dye; common as weed in England and U.S.; sometimes grown as an ornamental.
Syn. -- woodwaxen, dyer's greenweed, dyer's weed, dyer's rocket, dyeweed, greenweed, whin, woadwaxen, Genista tinctoria.
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