adjective, pin·i·er, pin·i·est.


or pine·y


adjective, pin·i·er, pin·i·est.

abounding in or covered with pine trees: piny hillsides.
pertaining to or suggestive of pine trees: a piny fragrance.

Origin of piny

First recorded in 1620–30; pine1 + -y1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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adjective pinier or piniest

of, resembling, or covered with pine trees
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