Definition of twiner in US English:



  • See twine

    • ‘Another Australian twiner, this one has very lovely large pink trumpet flowers with a darker centre.’
    • ‘Some of these twiners are a food source for birdwing butterflies.’
    • ‘This small twiner will grow thicker and harder in due course and curl round the tree-stem.’
    • ‘Examples of twiners are morning glory vine, wisteria, hyacinth bean and hop vine.’
    • ‘Black-eyed Susan vine is a tender twiner with spring-frost yellow, orange or white blooms with a contrasting eye.’