Definition of kayakeet in English:

kayakeet

noun

West Indian
  • The common lantana, a scrambling shrub with prickly stems and flowers that turn from yellow to orange and finally to pinkish-red.

    • ‘Floral species which are used in Trinidad and Tobago and may occur in Northern Range natural forest areas include kayakeet (Lantana camara).’
    • ‘Seeds of the following pioneer species will be collected from appropriate sites – black sage, guava, muntingia and kayakeet.’

Origin

French Creole, from Latin American Spanish cariaquito.

Pronunciation:

kayakeet

/ˈkʌɪəkiːt/