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weedy


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Weedy  \Weed"y\,  a.  [Compar.  {Weedier};  superl.  {Weediest}.] 
  1.  Of  or  pertaining  to  weeds;  consisting  of  weeds.  ``Weedy 
  trophies.''  --Shak. 
 
  2.  Abounding  with  weeds;  as  weedy  grounds;  a  weedy  garden; 
  weedy  corn. 
 
  See  from  the  weedy  earth  a  rivulet  break.  --Bryant. 
 
  3.  Scraggy;  ill-shaped;  ungainly;  --  said  of  colts  or  horses, 
  and  also  of  persons.  [Colloq.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Weedy  \Weed"y\,  a. 
  Dressed  in  weeds,  or  mourning  garments.  [R.  or  Colloq.] 
 
  She  was  as  weedy  as  in  the  early  days  of  her  mourning. 
  --Dickens. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  weedy 
  adj  1:  abounding  with  or  resembling  weeds;  "a  weedy  path";  "weedy 
  plants  that  take  over  a  garden"  [ant:  {weedless}] 
  2:  having  unattractive  thinness;  "a  child  with  skinny  freckled 
  legs";  "a  long  scrawny  neck"  [syn:  {scraggy},  {scrawny},  {skinny}, 
  {underweight}] 




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