Definition of goosegrass in English:

goosegrass

noun

  • another term for cleavers
    • ‘Nettles and tangles of bindweed, pelt-snagging goosegrass and bedstraw alike were avoided, while he gazed with pleasure on the eager growth of scattered rowan and hawthorn saplings.’
    • ‘We used MSMA [herbicide] to help control the crabgrass and goosegrass.’
    • ‘The major grassy weed was crabgrass (Digitaria L. spp.) with some goosegrass present.’
    • ‘All summer we fight Bermuda grass, nut grass, crabgrass, goosegrass, Dallis grass, spurge, pigweed and others.’

Pronunciation:

goosegrass

/ˈɡo͞osɡras/