What does the word creeper mean?

Usage examples for creeper

  1. Bright winged little sugar birds flitted familiarly in and out among the passion flower creeper which helped to shade the stoep, quite unaffected by our presence and conversation- though half scared temporarily as a laugh would escape Falkner or myself. – A Frontier Mystery by Bertram Mitford
  2. Well, that's it, said Frank, laughing; that great creeper. – The Rajah of Dah by George Manville Fenn
  3. She got into Prickett's Lane somehow, and stumbled upon No. 10, much to the surprise of the inhabitants; and before she returned home she had given Mrs Morgan her advice about the Virginian creeper which was intended to conceal the continual passage of the railway trains. – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant