mossy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

moss +‎ -y

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mossy (comparative mossier, superlative mossiest)

  1. Covered in or overgrown with moss.
    • Wordsworth
      A violet by a mossy stone/ Half hidden from the eye,/ Fair as a star when only one/ Is shining in the sky.

Noun[edit]

mossy (plural mossys)

  1. (Australia) mosquito

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