wreathy

adjective
\ ˈrē-thē How to pronounce wreathy (audio) , -t͟hē How to pronounce wreathy (audio) \

Definition of wreathy

1 : having the form of a wreath
2 : constituting a wreath

First Known Use of wreathy

1644, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Wreathy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wreathy. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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