Definition of pissabed in English:

pissabed

noun

  • The dandelion.

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

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/