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[gras-ee, grah-see]
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adjective, grass·i·er, grass·i·est.
  1. covered with grass.
  2. of, like, or pertaining to grass; grasslike.
  3. of the color of grass: grassy green.
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Origin of grassy

First recorded in 1505–15; grass + -y1
Related formsgrass·i·ness, nounun·grass·y, adjective
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Related Words for grassy

verdant, lush, green, matted, sowed, tangled, reedy, sedgy, sodded, turfy

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British Dictionary definitions for grassy


adjective grassier or grassiest
  1. covered with, containing, or resembling grass
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Derived Formsgrassiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for grassy


mid-15c., from grass + -y (2).

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