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1. switch-ivy

noun. fast-growing evergreen shrub of southeastern United States having arching interlaced branches and racemes of white flowers.

Synonyms

  • genus Leucothoe
  • dog laurel
  • Leucothoe editorum
  • Leucothoe fontanesiana
  • shrub
  • bush

Antonyms

  • superior

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Words that Rhyme with Poison Ivy

  • ivie
  • ivey

Example sentences of the word poison-ivy


1. Noun Phrase
Watch out for poison ivy in the brambles.

2. Noun Phrase
Skin rashes can also be caused by exposure to certain kinds of plants, such as poison ivy.

3. Noun Phrase
Identifying poison ivy and poison oak becomes confusing, because the leaves may have slightly different shapes.

4. Noun Phrase
Contact dermatitis appears after contact with irritants or allergens such as poison ivy** or nickel.

2. ivy-covered

adjective. overgrown with ivy.

Synonyms

  • ivied

Antonyms

  • aphyllous
  • defoliate

3. poison

noun. ['ˈpɔɪzən'] any substance that causes injury or illness or death of a living organism.

Synonyms

  • toxin
  • atropine
  • toxicant
  • substance
  • hyoscyamine

Antonyms

  • encourage
  • elate
  • obey
  • moral

Etymology

  • poison (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • potio (Latin)

4. poison

verb. ['ˈpɔɪzən'] spoil as if by poison.

Synonyms

  • pervert
  • demoralise
  • deprave
  • debase
  • misdirect
  • demoralize
  • subvert
  • corrupt
  • profane
  • vitiate

Antonyms

  • reverent
  • validate
  • exotoxin
  • endotoxin

Etymology

  • poison (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • potio (Latin)

5. poison

verb. ['ˈpɔɪzən'] add poison to.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • modify
  • change

Antonyms

  • dishonesty
  • fresh
  • perfect
  • heavenly

Etymology

  • poison (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • potio (Latin)

6. poison

verb. ['ˈpɔɪzən'] kill with poison.

Antonyms

  • pious

Etymology

  • poison (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • potio (Latin)

7. poison

noun. ['ˈpɔɪzən'] anything that harms or destroys.

Antonyms

  • sadist

Etymology

  • poison (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • potio (Latin)

8. poison

verb. ['ˈpɔɪzən'] administer poison to.

Synonyms

  • intoxicate
  • dose

Antonyms

  • incorrupt
  • honest
  • lawful

Etymology

  • poison (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • potio (Latin)

9. poison

verb. ['ˈpɔɪzən'] kill by its poison.

Antonyms

  • holy

Etymology

  • poison (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • potio (Latin)

10. ivy

noun. ['ˈaɪvi'] Old World vine with lobed evergreen leaves and black berrylike fruits.

Synonyms

  • Hedera helix
  • genus Hedera
  • vine
  • Hedera
  • English ivy

Etymology

  • ivi (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ifig (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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