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ivied

[ahy-veed] /ˈaɪ vid/
adjective
1.
covered or overgrown with ivy:
ivied walls.
Origin of ivied
1765-1775
First recorded in 1765-75; ivy + -ed3
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  • He could look down on its twisted chimneys and ivied walls as he sat.

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    Mary Cholmondeley
  • Philip paused a while at the corner, by the ivied cottage, admiring it silently.

  • A little snow is sifted lightly on branch, and grass, and ivied wall.

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  • He crossed the lawn and turned into the Long Walk by the ivied walls.

    The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • The hooting and wheeling of the old owls in the ivied tower was a link of life.

    Turns of Fortune Mrs. S. C. Hall
  • We climbed up the time-worn walls and leaned out of the ivied windows, looking into the various apartments below.

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  • The bracken shakes below an ivied tree, And then a cub looks out; and "Tally-o-back!"

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  • Through the window, he could see still the sparrows that built in the ivied walls of the old church.

    The Ancient Law Ellen Glasgow
  • In fact, I've often thought that the proper place for my old chimney is ivied old England.

    I and My Chimney Herman Melville
  • Not only does it give the bold and ivied tors which usually indicate calcareous rock.

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    Leo H. (Leo Hartley) Grindon
British Dictionary definitions for ivied

ivied

/ˈaɪvɪd/
adjective
1.
covered with ivy
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