Definition of honeysuckle noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

honeysuckle

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈhʌnisʌkl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhʌnisʌkl//
 
[uncountable, countable] Plants
 
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a climbing plant with white, yellow or pink flowers with a sweet smell See related entries: Plants Word Origin Middle English honysoukil, extension of honysouke, from Old English hunigsūce (see honey, suck). It originally denoted tubular flowers, such as the red clover, which are sucked for their nectar.
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