fenny

[fen-ee]

adjective

inhabiting or growing in fens.

Origin of fenny

before 1000; Middle English; Old English fennig. See fen1, -y1
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Related Words for fenny

soggy, miry, mucky, quaggy, boggy, fenny, paludal

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British Dictionary definitions for fenny

fenny

adjective

boggy or marshyfenny country
found in, characteristic of, or growing in fens
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