creeper creeper

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any plant (as ivy or periwinkle) that grows by creeping
  2. (n) a person who crawls or creeps along the ground
  3. (n) any of various small insectivorous birds of the northern hemisphere that climb up a tree trunk supporting themselves on stiff tail feathers and their feet

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The creeper was laden with thick bunches of grapes, as in our time.
  2. Ever since the Japanese introduced the kudzu vine to America at the 1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exposition, the broad-leafed creeper has been a much maligned nuisance.
  3. His life intertwines his state's segregation struggle much as the Virginia creeper chokes the mountain forests.

News

  1. Kate Upton is practically naked on a horse [VIDEO]

    Some creeper took footage of Kate Upton during a photo shoot in which she is practically naked on top of a horse.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Daily Caller via Yahoo! News

  2. Vote for the 8th Wonder of the World

    The Virginia Creeper Trail is one of the nominations for the 8th Wonder of the World. It's a rails-to-trail project that runs 34 miles from Abingdon, Va., to near the border of North Carolina.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Bristol Herald Courier

  3. How (and Why) to Create a 'Restricted' List on Facebook

    We have all had to accept Facebook friend requests from people we'd rather not share intimate details of our day-to-day lives with, whether that's your boss, a slightly creepy acquaintance, or even your mom Did you know you could set up a "restricted" list on Facebook that prevents list members from seeing content you deliberately make public? SEE ALSO: How to Delete Your Creeper Facebook Search ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Mashable

Quotes

  1. "The script, now titled JEEPERS CREEPERS III: CATHEDRAL, is about to enter preproduction at MGM and does include a prologue in the Old West where we see how the Creeper became a frightening part of cowboy and Native American folklore," Salva...
    on Jul 9, 2008 By: Victor Salva Source: Fangoria

  2. "You don't need a big garden to plant a creeper, and houses look beautiful with plants trailing up them," Beeny says. "And you can easily make window boxes yourself. Just paint a plastic planter and plant it with some draping ivy."
    on Oct 2, 2009 By: Sarah Beeny Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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