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Definitions of mock orange:

  • noun:   large hardy shrub with showy and strongly fragrant creamy-white flowers in short terminal racemes
  • noun:   small shrubby deciduous yellowwood tree of south central United States having spines, glossy dark green leaves and an inedible fruit that resembles an orange; its hard orange-colored wood used for bows by native Americans; frequently planted as boundary hedge
  • noun:   small flowering evergreen tree of southern United States
  • noun:   shrubby thorny deciduous tree of southeastern United States with white flowers and small black drupaceous fruit


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