canopy

Listen:
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkænəpi/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈkænəpi/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kanə pē)


Inflections of 'canopy' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": canopies
Inflections of 'canopy' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
canopies
v 3rd person singular
canopying
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
canopied
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
canopied
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

canopy

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [tarpaulin, plastic, cloth, transparent, thick, green] canopy
  2. a [terrace, garden, yard, patio, porch] canopy
  3. a canopy [protecting, shading, covering] the [terrace]
  4. has a canopy to [protect] it from (the sun)
  5. a [roofed, concrete] canopy
  6. a [bed, porch] with a canopy
  7. the [plane, cabin, aircraft] canopy
  8. [open, extend] the parachute canopy
  9. stood under a canopy of stars
  10. the [jungle, forest] canopy
  11. the canopy of the [jungle]
  12. formed a canopy of leaves (over)
  13. a canopy to keep it [cool, shady]
  14. in the shade of the canopy
  15. climbed into the canopy
  16. [lives, sleeps, hunts] in the canopy
n as adj
  1. a canopy [bed, cover]
'canopy' also found in these entries:
crib - peg
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