braky
ferned ferned adj. abounding in or covered with ferns. [Narrower terms: {braky ] {fernless}

Syn: ferny. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


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  • Braky — Brak y (br[=a]k [y^]), a. Full of brakes; abounding with brambles, shrubs, or ferns; rough; thorny. [1913 Webster] In the woods and braky glens. W. Browne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • braky — adjective 1. covered with brambles and ferns and other undergrowth • Syn: ↑brambly • Similar to: ↑wooded • Derivationally related forms: ↑bramble (for: ↑brambly), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • braky — adjective see brake IV …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • braky — adj. overgrown with bushes or ferns …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • brambly — adjective covered with brambles and ferns and other undergrowth • Syn: ↑braky • Similar to: ↑wooded • Derivationally related forms: ↑bramble, ↑brake (for: ↑braky) …   Useful english dictionary

  • ferned — adj. abounding in or covered with ferns. [Narrower terms: {braky ] {fernless} Syn: ferny. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brake — I. archaic past of break II. noun Etymology: Middle English, fern, probably back formation from braken bracken Date: 14th century the common bracken fern (Pteridium aquilinum) III. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Middle Low German; akin to… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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