Definition of grapevine
- heard it through the grapevine
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'grapevine.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
: a climbing plant on which grapes grow
: an informal way of spreading information or rumors through conversation
What made you want to look up grapevine? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).