Definition of pissabed in English:

pissabed

noun

  • The dandelion.

    • ‘Another common English name for the weed is pissabed, from the Dutch.’
    • ‘The other name, the common French pissenlit and its English local equivalent ‘pissabed’ refer to the diuretic properties attributed to dandelion root.’

Origin

Late 16th century: from the verb piss (because of its diuretic properties) + abed, suggested by the French name for the dandelion, pissenlit.

Pronunciation:

pissabed

/ˈpɪsəbɛd/