Grassiness Grass"i*ness, n. [From Grassy.] The state of abounding with grass; a grassy state. [1913 Webster]

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  • grassiness — noun The characteristic of being grassy …   Wiktionary

  • grassiness — grass·i·ness …   English syllables

  • grassy — grassiness, n. /gras ee, grah see/, adj., grassier, grassiest. 1. covered with grass. 2. of, like, or pertaining to grass; grasslike. 3. of the color of grass: grassy green. [1505 15; GRASS + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

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  • grassy — adjective (grassier, grassiest) 1》 of or covered with grass. 2》 characteristic of or resembling grass. Derivatives grassiness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • verdancy — n 1. greenness, viridity, verdure, Bot. virescence, grassiness. 2. unsophisticatedness, unsophistication, simpleness, simplicity, artlessness, ingenuousness, guilelessness, naivete , nafveness, innocence; youthfulness, tenderness, immaturity,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • grassy — /ˈgrasi/ (say grahsee) adjective (grassier, grassiest) 1. covered with grass. 2. relating to or consisting of grass; grass like. 3. smelling like grass. –grassiness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • grassy — [gras′ē] adj. grassier, grassiest 1. of or consisting of grass 2. covered with or containing grass 3. green like growing grass grassiness n …   English World dictionary

  • grassy — adj. (grassier, grassiest) 1 covered with or abounding in grass. 2 resembling grass. 3 of grass. Derivatives: grassiness n …   Useful english dictionary

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