1. climbing onion much-branched leafless twining South African herb cultivated as an ornamental for its bright green stems growing from large aboveground bulbs
  2. climbing iron an iron spike attached to the shoe to prevent slipping on ice when walking or climbing
  3. climbing fern any of several ferns of the genus Lygodium that climb by twining
  4. climbing lily any plant of the genus Gloriosa of tropical Africa and Asia
  5. climbing an event that involves rising to a higher point
  6. compunction a feeling of deep regret, usually for some misdeed
  7. climbing boneset herb of tropical America having vanilla-scented flowers
  8. company union a union of workers for a single company
  9. combination the act of bringing things together to form a new whole
  10. climbing frame a framework of bars or logs for children to climb on
  11. climbing perch a small perch of India whose gills are modified to allow it to breathe air; has spiny pectoral fins that enable it to travel on land
  12. climbing maidenhair tropical fern widespread in Old World
  13. flowering onion European onion with white flowers
  14. climbing hydrangea deciduous climber with aerial roots having large flat flower heads
  15. climbing hemp-vine herb of tropical America having vanilla-scented flowers
  16. climbing nightshade poisonous perennial Old World vine having violet flowers and oval coral-red berries; widespread weed in North America
  17. clumping the sound of a horse's hoofs hitting on a hard surface
  18. climbing fumitory vine with feathery leaves and white or pinkish flowers
  19. climbing hempweed herb of tropical America having vanilla-scented flowers
  20. companion a friend who is frequently with another

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