Definition of ripple grass in English:

ripple grass

noun

Irish English, US, Scottish, Northern
  • Ribwort plantain, Plantago lanceolata.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in American Farmer. From ripple + grass. The plant was so called because its leaves were traditionally used as a remedy for scratches or cuts.

Pronunciation

ripple grass

/ˈrɪp(ə)l ˌɡrɑːs//ˈrɪp(ə)l ˌɡras/