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dewy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dewy  \Dew"y\,  a. 
  1.  Pertaining  to  dew;  resembling,  consisting  of  or  moist 
  with  dew. 
 
  A  dewy  mist  Went  and  watered  all  the  ground. 
  --Milton. 
 
  When  dewy  eve  her  curtain  draws.  --Keble. 
 
  2.  Falling  gently  and  beneficently,  like  the  dew. 
 
  Dewy  sleep  ambrosial.  --Cowper. 
 
  3.  (Bot.)  Resembling  a  dew-covered  surface;  appearing  as  if 
  covered  with  dew. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dewy 
  adj  :  wet  with  dew  [syn:  {bedewed}] 




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