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Meaning of LEAFY

Pronunciation:  'leefee

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  having or covered with leaves; "leafy trees"; "leafy vegetables"

LEAFY is a 5 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: bifoliate, bowery, foliaceous, foliaged, foliate, foliolate, foliose, ivied, ivy-covered, leafed, leaflike, leaved, unifoliate
 Antonyms: leafless



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Leaf"y\, a. [Compar. {Leafier}; superl. {Leafiest}.]
1. Full of leaves; abounding in leaves; as, the leafy forest.
   ``The leafy month of June.'' --Coleridge.

2. Consisting of leaves. ``A leafy bed.'' --Byron.

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