ivy

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈaɪvi/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈaɪvi/ ,USA pronunciation: respellingvē)

Inflections of 'ivy' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": ivies
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ivy

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. be careful of the poison ivy
  2. got a rash from poison ivy
  3. don't touch the poison ivy
  4. poison ivy has three leaves
  5. the [house, wall, tree] is covered in ivy
  6. ivy [climbing, growing] up the [walls, building]
  7. remove the ivy from the [house]
  8. the ivy is [climbing] on the [house]
  9. cut down the climbing ivy
n as adj
  1. have a poison ivy rash
  2. an Ivy League school
  3. is an Ivy Leaguer
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