gassy

adjective gas·sy \ ˈga-sē \

Definition of gassy

gassier; gassiest
1 a : full of or containing gas
  • gassy beverages
  • gassy mines
b : having excess gas in the stomach or intestines : flatulent 1a; also : causing flatuence
  • gassy vegetables
2 : having the characteristics of gas
  • a gassy odor
3 : characterized by many words but little content : emptily verbose
  • gassy prose

gassily

play \ˈga-sə-lē\ adverb

gassiness

noun

Examples of gassy in a Sentence

  1. He felt bloated and gassy.

  2. another gassy speech by a long-winded politician

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First Known Use of gassy

1757


GASSY Defined for English Language Learners

gassy

adjective

Definition of gassy for English Language Learners

  • : of or containing gas

  • : having gas in your stomach

  • : having or using many words but not saying things that are very important or interesting



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