grassy

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English grasy, equivalent to grass +‎ -y. Compare Saterland Frisian gäärsich (grassy), Dutch grazig (grassy), German grasig (grassy), Icelandic grösugur (grassy).

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grassy (comparative grassier, superlative grassiest)

  1. Covered with grass.
    a grassy knoll
    We threw his grassy shorts straight into the washing machine.
  2. Resembling grass.

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