cressy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cress +‎ -y

Adjective[edit]

cressy (comparative more cressy, superlative most cressy)

  1. Abounding in cresses
    • 1972, Richard Adams, Watership Down
      Between the copse and the brook, the slope was covered with pale lilac lady's-smocks, each standing separately in the grass, a frail stalk of bloom above a spread of cressy leaves.