awn is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

awn Scrabble score: 6

Meaning of awn

  • such appendages collectively, as those forming the beard of wheat, barley, etc.
  • bristlelike appendage of a plant, esp. on the glumes of grasses
  • one of the slender bristles that terminate the glumes of the spikelet in some cereal and other grasses
  • any similar bristle
  • a bristly growth [n -S]