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Meaning of MOSSY

Pronunciation:  'mosee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  resembling moss
  2. [adj]  (used pejoratively) out of fashion; old fashioned; "moss-grown ideas about family life"
  3. [adj]  overgrown with moss
 

MOSSY is a 5 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: chromatic, covered, fogyish, moss-grown, mosslike, musciform, out of fashion, stick-in-the-mud(p), stodgy, unfashionable, unstylish
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Moss"y\, a. [Compar. {Mossier}; superl. {Mossiest}.]
1. Overgrown with moss; abounding with or edged with moss;
   as, mossy trees; mossy streams.

         Old trees are more mossy far than young. --Bacon.

2. Resembling moss; as, mossy green.

 

 

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