Definitions of clematis

  1. any of various ornamental climbing plants of the genus Clematis usually having showy flowers Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A genus of flowering plants, of many species, mostly climbers, having feathery styles, which greatly enlarge in the fruit; - called also virgin's bower. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A hardy climbing plant of the crowfoot family with purple and white flowers. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. A creeping plant, called also virgins bower and traveller's joy. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. A perennial flowering plant of the crow foot family. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. A genus of plants, chiefly climbers-also called virgin's bower. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for clematis

  1. The Clematis is always effective and is the best vine of medium growth in existence. – Garden Ornaments by Mary H. Northend
  2. He came out from his house, which was overgrown with honeysuckle and clematis and he looked up the stream and down the stream, and then at the weir over which the water tumbled and roared; he saw that everything was all right after its night's rest. – Littlebourne Lock by F. Bayford Harrison