weedy


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

overgrown \overgrown\ adj.
   1. covered with growing plants.
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   2. abounded in usually unwanted vegetation. [Narrower terms:
      wooded (vs. unwooded); weedy]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Weedy \Weed"y\, a. [Compar. Weedier; superl. Weediest.]
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   1. Of or pertaining to weeds; consisting of weeds. "Weedy
      trophies." --Shak.
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   2. Abounding with weeds; as, weedy grounds; a weedy garden;
      weedy corn.
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            See from the weedy earth a rivulet break. --Bryant.
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   3. Scraggy; ill-shaped; ungainly; -- said of colts or horses,
      and also of persons. [Colloq.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Weedy \Weed"y\, a.
   Dressed in weeds, or mourning garments. [R. or Colloq.]
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         She was as weedy as in the early days of her mourning.
                                                  --Dickens.
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