Meaning of CLOVER in English


clo ‧ ver /ˈkləʊvə $ ˈkloʊvər/ BrE AmE noun [uncountable]

[ Language: Old English ; Origin: clafre ]

1 . a small plant, usually with three leaves on each stem. If you find one with four leaves, it is thought to bring you luck:

a four-leaf clover

2 . in clover informal living comfortably because you have plenty of money:

The money kept him in clover for years.

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.