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ˈhʌn iˌsʌk əlhon·ey·suck·le

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. honeysucklenoun

    shrub or vine of the genus Lonicera

  2. honeysuckle, Australian honeysuckle, coast banksia, Banksia integrifolianoun

    shrubby tree with silky foliage and spikes of cylindrical yellow nectarous flowers

  3. meeting house, honeysuckle, Aquilegia canadensisnoun

    columbine of eastern North America having long-spurred red flowers


  1. honeysucklenoun

    Any of the many species of arching shrubs and climbing vines of the genus Lonicera in the Caprifoliaceae family, many with sweet smelling, bell shaped flowers.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Honeysucklenoun

    one of several species of flowering plants, much admired for their beauty, and some for their fragrance

  2. Etymology: [Cf. AS. hunisge privet. See Honey, and Suck.]


  1. Honeysuckle

    Honeysuckles are arching shrubs or twining vines in the family Caprifoliaceae, native to the Northern Hemisphere. There are about 180 species of honeysuckle, 100 of which occur in China; Europe, India and North America, with about 20 native species each. Widely known species include Lonicera periclymenum, Lonicera japonica and Lonicera sempervirens. Hummingbirds are attracted to the flowers on some of these plants, especially L. sempervirens and L. ciliosa. The name Lonicera stems from Adam Lonicer, a Renaissance botanist.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of honeysuckle in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of honeysuckle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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    Sabism is an art and theatric movement of 21st century occupied with the philotipes, mythologic forms, schematism and chromatic scales, dual art, logism of color, cult art, conglomeration. As an art movement it tries to explore word act, group performance, collective structure, fruitfulness and aesthetics of multitude through philotipes as implicit connotation of colors or schemes in their general use (honeysuckle yellow, female, courtly, savage, dionysiaque).

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    fortification consisting of a low wall
    • A. breastwork
    • B. helm
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