steepy

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Etymology[edit]

From steep + -y.

Adjective[edit]

steepy (comparative more steepy, superlative most steepy)

  1. (obsolete) Steep.
    • 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, Folio Society, 2006, vol.1, p.137:
      it was such a steepie downe-fall, and by meere strength hewen out of the maine rocke [].
    • Dryden
      the steepy crown of the bare mountains

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