leafy

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adjective \ˈlē-fē\

Definition of leafy

leafier

leafiest

  1. 1 a :  furnished with or abounding in leaves <leafy woodlands> b :  having broad-bladed leaves <mosses, grasses, and leafy plants> c :  consisting chiefly of leaves <leafy vegetables>

  2. 2 :  resembling a leaf; specifically :  laminate

Examples of leafy in a sentence

  1. <the backyard's leafy bushes look nice, but have a tendency to attract deer>

15th Century

First Known Use of leafy

15th century


LEAFY Defined for English Language Learners

leafy

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adjective \ˈlē-fē\

Definition of leafy for English Language Learners

  • : having many leaves or trees

  • : consisting mostly of leaves


LEAFY Defined for Kids

leafy

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adjective \ˈlē-fē\

Definition of leafy for Students

leafier

leafiest

  1. :  having, covered with, or resembling leaves <leafy vegetables>



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