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See also: Vīne, vine, and viné



Internet sense: from Vine (service), a website for this purpose, active from 2012 to 2016.


Vine (plural Vines)

  1. (Internet slang) A looping video clip of a few seconds in duration, frequently used on social media.
    • 2015, Jess Zimmerman, Everything you need to know about the social media you're too old to use (in The Guardian, 17 February 2015) [1]
      Vine has become a weird tiny art form with its own conventions and trends and a robust community, none of which you will probably be able to keep up with if you aren't already, but at least we can appreciate the occasional Buzzfeed roundup of Vines.
  2. A surname​.