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Words nearby leafed
Definition for leafed (2 of 2)
noun, plural leaves [leevz] /livz/.
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of leaf
OTHER WORDS FROM leafleaf·less, adjectiveleaf·like, adjectiveun·leaf, verb (used with object)un·leaf·like, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for leafed
She declined, barely looking up as she leafed through a fashion magazine.
She "leafed through the one that's supposed to be Detmar's and thought it was a bit thin."
And going down to the creek is a grassy, leafed, brushed, tree area.Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
What was obviously the dossier slid from the desk chute and Holland leafed through it, as though disinterested.Frigid Fracas|Dallas McCord Reynolds
Barby ran for a dictionary and leafed through the pages quickly.The Caves of Fear|John Blaine
Then, suddenly, out burst from the leafed sprays a chorus of song that might have rivaled angels' melodies.Lords of the North|A. C. Laut
The elms were leafed out, the cherry and peach blossoms had fallen, and the apple-trees were in full flower.The Portion of Labor|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
British Dictionary definitions for leafed
noun plural leaves (liːvz)
Derived forms of leafleafless, adjectiveleaflessness, nounleaflike, adjective
Word Origin for leaf
Scientific definitions for leafed
Idioms and Phrases with leafed
In addition to the idiom beginning with leaf
- leaf through
- quake in one's boots (like a leaf)
- take a leaf out of someone's book
- turn over a new leaf