limy

[ lahy-mee ]
/ ˈlaɪ mi /
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adjective, lim·i·er, lim·i·est.

consisting of, containing, or like lime.
smeared with birdlime.

Origin of limy

First recorded in 1545–55; lime1 + -y1
Related formslim·i·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for limy (1 of 2)

limy

1
/ (ˈlaɪmɪ) /

adjective limier or limiest

of, like, or smeared with birdlime
containing or characterized by the presence of lime

Derived Formsliminess, noun

British Dictionary definitions for limy (2 of 2)

limy

2
/ (ˈlaɪmɪ) /

adjective limier or limiest

of or tasting of lime (the fruit)

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