Ivy LeagueIvy League
a group of colleges in the NE U.S. forming a league for intercollegiate sports: often used to describe the fashions, standards, attitudes, etc. associated with their students
Origin of Ivy Leaguefrom the fact that many of the buildings are traditionally ivy-covered
An association of eight universities and colleges in the northeast United States, comprising Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, Princeton, the University of Pennsylvania, and Yale.
Of or resembling the traditions of the Ivy League.
Origin of Ivy LeagueSo called because of the ivy-covered older college buildings
- Ivy Leaguer