HyperDic: vine

English > 1 sense of the word vine:
NOUNplantvinea plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
vine > pronunciation
Soundsvay'n
Rhymesaffine ... wine: 145 rhymes with ayn...
English > vine: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningA plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface.
NarrowerAustralian pea, Dipogon lignosus, Dolichos lignosusSouth African evergreen partly woody vine grown for its clusters of rosy purple flowers followed by edible pods like snap beans
Barbados gooseberry, Barbados-gooseberry vine, Pereskia aculeataWest Indian woody climber with spiny stems and numerous fragrant white flowers in panicles followed by small yellow to orange fruits
Boston ivy, Japanese ivy, Parthenocissus tricuspidataAsiatic vine with three-lobed leaves and purple berries
Chinese gooseberry, kiwi, kiwi vine, Actinidia chinensis, Actinidia deliciosaClimbing vine native to China
German ivy, Delairea odorata, Senecio milkanioidesSouth African succulent evergreen twining climber with yellow flowers grown primarily as a houseplant for its foliage
Japanese bittersweet, Japan bittersweet, oriental bittersweet, Celastrus orbiculatus, Celastric articulatusOrnamental Asiatic vine with showy orange-yellow fruit with a scarlet aril
Nepal trumpet flower, Easter lily vine, Beaumontia grandifloraevergreen woody twiner with large glossy leaves and showy corymbs of fragrant white trumpet-shaped flowers
Uruguay potato, Uruguay potato vine, Solanum commersoniiSouth American potato ... / potato vine
Virginia creeper, American ivy, woodbine, Parthenocissus quinquefoliaCommon North American vine with compound leaves and bluish-black berrylike fruit
Western Australia coral pea, Hardenbergia comnptonianaVigorous climber of the forests / forests of western Australia
allamandaA plant of the genus Allamanda having large showy funnel-shaped flowers in terminal cymes
bindweedAny of several vines of the genera ... / genera Convolvulus and Calystegia having a twining habit
birthwort, Aristolochia clematitisCreeping plant having curving flowers thought to resemble fetuses
bittersweet, American bittersweet, climbing bittersweet, false bittersweet, staff vine, waxwork, shrubby bittersweet, Celastrus scandensTwining shrub of North America having yellow capsules enclosing scarlet seeds
black-eyed Susan, black-eyed Susan vine, Thunbergia alataTropical African climbing plant having yellow flowers with a dark purple center
black bryony, black bindweed, Tamus communisCommon European twining vine with tuberous roots and cordate leaves and red berries
blue pea, butterfly pea, Clitoria turnateavine of tropical Asia having pinnate leaves and bright blue flowers with yellow centers
bougainvilleaAny of several South American ornamental woody vines of the genus Bougainvillea having brilliant red or purple flower bracts
bower actinidia, tara vine, Actinidia argutaClimbing Asiatic vine having long finely serrate leaves and racemes of white flowers followed by greenish-yellow edible fruit
bryony, brionyA vine of the genus Bryonia having large leaves and small flowers and yielding acrid juice with emetic and purgative properties
bullbrier, greenbrier, catbrier, horse brier, horse-brier, brier, briar, Smilax rotundifoliaA very prickly woody vine of the eastern United States growing in tangled masses having tough / tough round stems with shiny leathery leaves and small greenish flowers followed by clusters of inedible shiny black berries
butterfly pea, Clitoria marianalarge-flowered wild twining vine of southeastern and central United States having pale blue flowers
butterfly pea, Centrosema virginianumlarge-flowered weakly twining or prostrate vine of New Jersey to tropical eastern North America, sometimes cultivated for its purple and white flowers
calabar-bean vine, Physostigma venenosumTropical African woody vine yielding calabar beans
clematisAny of various ornamental climbing plants of the genus Clematis usually having showy flowers
climberA vine or climbing plant that readily grows up a support or over other plants
climbing corydalis, Corydalis claviculata, Fumaria claviculataannual vine with decompound leaves and racemes of yellow and pink flowers
climbing fumitory, Allegheny vine, Adlumia fungosa, Fumaria fungosavine with feathery leaves and white or pinkish flowers
climbing hempweed, climbing boneset, wild climbing hempweed, climbing hemp-vine, Mikania scandensherb of tropical America having vanilla-scented flowers
cock's eggs, Salpichroa organifolia, Salpichroa rhomboideaweedy vine of Argentina having solitary white flowers followed by egg-shaped white or yellow fruit
convolvulusAny of numerous plants of the genus Convolvulus
coral peaAny of various Australian climbing plants of the genus Kennedia having scarlet flowers
cross vine, trumpet flower, quartervine, quarter-vine, Bignonia capreolatawoody flowering vine of southern United States
cruel plant, Araujia sericoferaRobust twining shrub having racemes of fragrant white or pink flowers with flat spreading terminal petals that trap nocturnal moths and hold them until dawn
derris root, tuba root, Derris ellipticawoody vine having bright green leaves and racemes of rose-tinted white flowers
dichondra, Dichondra micranthaA creeping perennial herb with hairy stems and orbicular to reniform leaves and small white to greenish flowers
dodderA leafless annual parasitic vine of the genus Cuscuta having whitish or yellow filamentous stems
elephant's-foot, tortoise plant, Hottentot bread vine, Hottentot's bread vine, Dioscorea elephantipesSouth African vine having a massive rootstock / rootstock covered with deeply fissured bark
evergreen bittersweet, Euonymus fortunei radicans, Euonymus radicans vegetusBroad and bushy Asiatic twining shrub with pinkish fruit
everlasting peaAny of several perennial vines of the genus Lathyrus
gourd, gourd vineAny vine of the family Cucurbitaceae that bears fruits with hard rinds
grape, grapevine, grape vineAny of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
ground ivy, alehoof, field balm, gill-over-the-ground, runaway robin, Glechoma hederaceae, Nepeta hederaceaeTrailing European aromatic plant of the mint family having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers often grown in hanging baskets
groundnut, groundnut vine, Indian potato, potato bean, wild bean, Apios americana, Apios tuberosaA North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers
heath pea, earth-nut pea, earthnut pea, tuberous vetch, Lathyrus tuberosusEuropean herb bearing small tubers used for food and in Scotland to flavor whiskey
hog peanut, wild peanut, Amphicarpaea bracteata, Amphicarpa bracteatavine widely distributed in eastern North America producing racemes of purple to maroon flowers and abundant (usually subterranean) edible one-seeded pods resembling peanuts
hop, hopsTwining perennials having cordate leaves and flowers arranged in conelike spikes
hoyaAny plant of the genus Hoya having fleshy leaves and usually nectariferous flowers
hyacinth bean, bonavist, Indian bean, Egyptian bean, Lablab purpureus, Dolichos lablabperennial twining vine of Old World tropics having trifoliate leaves and racemes of fragrant purple pea-like flowers followed by maroon pods of edible seeds
ivy, common ivy, English ivy, Hedera helixOld World vine with lobed evergreen leaves and black berrylike fruits
jack bean, wonder bean, giant stock bean, Canavalia ensiformisAnnual semi-erect bushy plant of tropical South America bearing long pods with white seeds grown especially for forage
kudzu, kudzu vine, Pueraria lobatafast-growing vine from eastern Asia having tuberous starchy roots and hairy trifoliate leaves and racemes of purple flowers followed by long hairy pods containing many seeds
lianaA woody climbing usually tropical plant
luffa, dishcloth gourd, sponge gourd, rag gourd, strainer vineAny of several tropical annual climbers having large yellow flowers and edible young fruits
moonseedplant of the family Menispermaceae having red or black fruit with crescent- or ring-shaped seeds
morning gloryAny of various twining vines having funnel-shaped flowers that close late in the day
negro vine, Vincetoxicum hirsutum, Vincetoxicum negrumTwining vine with hairy foliage and dark purplish-brown flowers
partridgeberry, boxberry, twinberry, Mitchella repensCreeping woody plant of eastern North America with shiny evergreen leaves and scarlet berries
passionflower, passionflower vineAny of various chiefly tropical American vines some bearing edible fruit
potato, white potato, white potato vine, Solanum tuberosumAnnual native to South America having underground stolons bearing edible starchy tubers
potato tree, Solanum crispumHardy climbing shrub of Chile grown as an ornamental for its fragrant flowers
potato vine, Solanum jasmoidescopiously branched vine of Brazil having deciduous leaves and white flowers tinged with blue
potato vine, giant potato creeper, Solanum wendlandiivine of Costa Rica sparsely armed with hooklike spines and having large lilac-blue flowers
salsilla, Bomarea edulisTropical vine having pink-and-yellow flowers spotted purple and edible roots sometimes boiled as a potato substitute
salsilla, Bomarea salsillaTropical vine having umbels of small purple flowers and edible roots sometimes boiled as a potato substitute
sarsaparillaAny of various prickly climbing plants of the tropical American genus Smilax having aromatic roots and heart-shaped leaves
semi-climberA plant that tends to climb and on occasion can grow like a vine
silk vine, Periploca graecadeciduous climber for arches and fences having ill-scented but interesting flowers and poisonous yellow fruits
silver lace vine, China fleece vine, Russian vine, Polygonum aubertiiTwining perennial vine having racemes of fragrant greenish flowers
silvervine, silver vine, Actinidia polygamaOrnamental vine of eastern Asia having yellow edible fruit and leaves with silver-white markings
silverweedAny of various twining shrubs of the genus Argyreia having silvery leaves and showy purple flowers
smilax, Asparagus asparagoidesFragile twining plant of South Africa with bright green flattened stems and glossy foliage popular as a floral decoration
soapberry vinetendril-climbing vine
soma, haoma, Sarcostemma acidumleafless East Indian vine
squash, squash vineAny of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits
star jasmine, confederate jasmine, Trachelospermum jasminoidesevergreen Chinese woody climber with shiny dark green leaves and intensely fragrant white flowers
sweet pea, sweetpea, Lathyrus odoratusClimbing garden plant having fragrant pastel-colored flowers
sword bean, Canavalia gladiataTwining tropical Old World plant bearing long pods usually with red or brown beans
true pepper, pepper vineAny of various shrubby vines of the genus Piper
vetchlingAny of various small plants of the genus Lathyrus
wild potato, Solanum jamesiiErect or spreading perennial of southwestern United States and Mexico bearing small pale brown to cream-colored tubers resembling potatoes
wild yam, Dioscorea paniculataHaving a rhizome formerly dried and used to treat rheumatism / rheumatism or liver disorders
winged bean, winged pea, goa bean, goa bean vine, Manila bean, Psophocarpus tetragonolobusA tuberous twining annual vine bearing clusters of purplish flowers and pods with four jagged wings
wisteria, wistariaAny flowering vine of the genus Wisteria
yam, yam plantAny of a number of tropical vines of the genus Dioscorea many having edible tuberous roots
yam bean, Pachyrhizus erosusCentral American twining plant with edible roots and pods
yam bean, potato bean, Pachyrhizus tuberosusTwining plant of Amazon basin having large edible roots
yellow jasmine, yellow jessamine, Carolina jasmine, evening trumpet flower, Gelsemium sempervirenspoisonous woody evergreen vine of southeastern United States having fragrant yellow funnel-shaped flowers
Broadervascular plant, tracheophytegreen plant having a vascular system
Spanishenredadera, planta trepadora, trepadora, vid
Catalanparra, planta enfiladissa, vinya

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