herbaceousness

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

herbaceous +‎ -ness

Noun[edit]

herbaceousness (uncountable)

  1. The state or quality of being herbaceous
    • 2007 June 27, Eric Asimov, “The Evolution of Sauvignon Blanc”, New York Times:
      For the gooseberry-deprived among us, let’s just call it an instantly recognizable flavor that combines lemon, lime and tropical fruit with a sort of grassy herbaceousness.