Woodbine definition

wo͝odbīn
Any of various climbing vines, especially a European honeysuckle (Lonicera periclymenum) having yellowish flowers.
noun
0
0
A tendril-climbing vine (Parthenocissus quinquefolia) of the grape family, growing in E North America and having palmately compound leaves with five leaflets and green flower clusters that produce dark-blue, inedible berries.
noun
0
0
A European climbing honeysuckle (Lonicera periclymenum) with fragrant, yellowish-white flowers.
noun
0
0
Any of various other honeysuckles.
noun
0
0
Any of several unrelated climbing vines, especially the honeysuckle and the Virginia creeper.
noun
0
0
Advertisement
pronoun
0
0
A cigarette of this brand.
noun
0
0

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
woodbine
Plural:
woodbines

Origin of woodbine

  • Middle English wodebinde from Old English wudubinde wudu wood binde wreath (from bindan to bind bhendh- in Indo-European roots)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition