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adjective, sedg·i·er, sedg·i·est.
  1. abounding, covered, or bordered with sedge.
  2. of or like sedge.
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Origin of sedgy

Middle English word dating back to 1275–1325; see origin at sedge, -y1
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Related Words for sedgy

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

Examples from the Web for sedgy

Historical Examples of sedgy

  • The pictures were of woods and lakes, or a bit of sedgy river.

    A Modern Cinderella

    Amanda M. Douglas

  • They come to drink, or to feed and play in the sedgy meadow near by.

  • To walk along the sedgy banks is to leave a trail of "squish-squash" with every step.

    The Thames

    G. E. Mitton

  • Sam seemed to feel reassured, and went to cropping the sedgy grass.

  • Arrived at the sedgy ocean line he halted, and turned upon her.

    A Pilgrim Maid

    Marion Ames Taggart