lacy

adjective \ ˈlā-sē \
variants: or less commonly
Updated on: 18 Jan 2018

Definition of lacy

lacier; laciest
: resembling or consisting of lace

Examples of lacy in a Sentence

  1. The flower's petals are lacy and delicate.

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First Known Use of lacy

1804


LACY Defined for English Language Learners

lacy

adjective

Definition of lacy for English Language Learners

  • : made of lace

  • : resembling lace


LACY Defined for Kids

lacy

adjective \ ˈlā-sē \

Definition of lacy for Students

lacier; laciest
: resembling or made of lace
  • a lacy curtain
  • lacy flower petals


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