papery

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adjective pa·pery \ˈpā-p(ə-)rē\

Definition of papery

  1. :  resembling paper in thinness or consistency <papery leaves> <papery silk>

paperiness

noun

Examples of papery in a sentence

  1. a berry with papery skin

  2. the papery wing of a moth

1627

First Known Use of papery

1627


PAPERY Defined for English Language Learners

papery

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adjective pa·pery \ˈpā-p(ə-)rē\

Definition of papery for English Language Learners

  • : very thin or dry like paper


PAPERY Defined for Kids

papery

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adjective pa·pery \ˈpā-pə-rē\

Definition of papery for Students

  1. :  very thin or dry


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