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hedgy

[ hej-ee ]
/ ˈhɛdʒ i /
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adjective, hedg·i·er, hedg·i·est.

abounding in hedges.

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Origin of hedgy

First recorded in 1590–1600; hedge + -y1
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Example sentences from the Web for hedgy

  • Closely beneath us lay the dark rich hedgy flats and the copse-chequered slopes, white with the blossom of apples.

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