Definition of campanulate in US English:



  • (of a flower) bell-shaped, as in a campanula.

    • ‘These are quite easy to grow with creamy campanulate flowers up to 30 cm tall from August to October.’
    • ‘The species grows as a partially herbaceous deciduous vine, with fairly pale green, somewhat cut foliage and campanulate light rose-purple flowers.’
    • ‘The one in the lower right is campanulate or umbonate.’
    • ‘Flowers of species with spreading and campanulate corollas are visited and probably pollinated by bees.’
    • ‘The campanulate flowers have four to six tepals.’