benty

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bent +‎ -y

Adjective[edit]

benty (comparative more benty, superlative most benty)

  1. Abounding in bents, or the stalks of coarse, stiff, withered grass.
    benty fields
  2. Resembling bent.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bent +‎ -y

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

benty (comparative mair benty, superlative maist benty)

  1. Covered with bent.
  2. Composed of or resembling bent.