gassy

[ gas-ee ]
/ ˈgæs i /

adjective, gas·si·er, gas·si·est.

full of or containing gas.
resembling gas.
Slang. given to idle, empty talk.

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Origin of gassy

First recorded in 1750–60; gas + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM gassy

gas·si·ness, nounnon·gas·sy, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for gassy

gassy
/ (ˈɡæsɪ) /

adjective -sier or -siest

filled with, containing, or resembling gas
informal full of idle or vapid talk

Derived forms of gassy

gassiness, noun
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