Lawny \Lawn"y\, a. Made of lawn or fine linen. --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

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  • lawny — I. ˈlȯnē, ˈlänē, ni adjective Etymology: lawn (I) + y : made of, wearing, or resembling lawn II. adjective Etymology: lawn (III) + y …   Useful english dictionary

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  • lawn — I. noun Etymology: Middle English launde, from Anglo French land, launde wood, unwooded field, of Celtic origin; akin to Middle Irish lann land more at land Date: 14th century 1. archaic an open space between woods ; glade 2. ground (as around a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lawn — lawn1 lawny, adj. /lawn/, n. 1. a stretch of open, grass covered land, esp. one closely mowed, as near a house, on an estate, or in a park. 2. Archaic. a glade. [1250 1300; ME launde < MF lande glade < Celtic; cf. Breton lann heath. See LAND]… …   Universalium

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  • lawn — I. /lɔn / (say lawn) noun 1. a stretch of grass covered land, especially one closely mowed, as near a house, etc. 2. Obsolete a glade. {earlier laund, from Old French la(u)nde wooded ground; of Celtic origin} –lawny, adjective II. /lɔn / (say… …   Australian English dictionary

  • lawn — lawn1 [lôn] n. [ME launde < OFr, heath < Bret lann, heath, country: see LAND] 1. land covered with grass kept closely mowed, esp. in front of or around a house 2. the grass itself [to mow the lawn] 3. Archaic an open space in a forest;… …   English World dictionary

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