ivied

adjective
\ ˈī-vēd How to pronounce ivied (audio) \

Definition of ivied

1 : overgrown with ivy

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Recent Examples on the Web How did the ivied walls get so poisoned by anti-intellectual fealty to progressivism? WSJ, "The Doublespeak on Innate Sex Differences," 25 June 2018

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First Known Use of ivied

circa 1771, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Ivied.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ivied. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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ivied

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English Language Learners Definition of ivied

: covered with ivy

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