mossy

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adjective \ˈmȯ-sē\

Definition of mossy

mossier

mossiest

  1. 1 :  resembling moss

  2. 2 :  covered with moss or something like moss

  3. 3 :  antiquated <the mossy precepts of the … prescriptive grammarians — Thomas Pyles>


MOSSY Defined for Kids

mossy

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adjective \ˈmȯ-sē\

Definition of mossy for Students

mossier

mossiest

  1. :  like or covered with moss <a mossy log>



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