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leaf·y

 (lē′fē)
adj. leaf·i·er, leaf·i·est
1. Covered with or having leaves.
2. Consisting of leaves: Spinach is a leafy green vegetable.
3. Similar to or resembling a leaf: a leafy bryozoan.
4. Having abundant vegetation, especially deciduous trees: a leafy suburb.

leaf′i·ness n.

leafy

(ˈliːfɪ)
adj, leafier or leafiest
1. (Botany) covered with or having leaves
2. (Botany) resembling a leaf or leaves
ˈleafiness n

leaf•y

(ˈli fi)

adj. leaf•i•er, leaf•i•est.
1. abounding in foliage.
2. having broad leaves or consisting mainly of leaves: leafy vegetables.
3. leaflike; foliaceous.
leaf′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.leafy - having or covered with leaves; "leafy trees"; "leafy vegetables"
leafless - having no leaves

leafy

adjective green, leaved, leafed, shaded, shady, summery, verdant, bosky (literary), springlike, in foliage His home was surrounded by tall leafy trees.
Translations
كَثير الأوراق
listnatý
bladrig
leveles
laufskrÿddur
listnatý
yapraklı

leafy

[ˈliːfɪ] ADJ (leafier (compar) (leafiest (superl))) → frondoso, con muchas hojas
the leafy suburbs of the citylos barrios residenciales de la ciudad

leafy

[ˈliːfi] adj
[suburb, district] → arboré(e); [lane, street] → arboré(e)
[tree, branch] → feuillu(e)
[vegetable] → à feuilles
green leafy vegetables → légumes mpl à feuilles vertes

leafy

adj branch, treegrün, belaubt; bower, lanegrün

leafy

[ˈliːfɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (suburb) → ricco/a di verde; (branch) → ricco/a di foglie

leaf

(liːf) plural leaves (liːvz) noun
1. a part of a plant growing from the side of a stem, usually green, flat and thin, but of various shapes depending on the plant. Many trees lose their leaves in autumn.
2. something thin like a leaf, especially the page of a book. Several leaves had been torn out of the book.
3. an extra part of a table, either attached to one side with a hinge or added to the centre when the two ends are apart.
ˈleaflet (-lit) noun
a small, printed sheet containing information etc.
ˈleafy adjective
having many leaves. a leafy plant.
turn over a new leaf
to begin a new and better way of behaving, working etc.
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The description of Hetty's and Arthur's souls, "mingfling] as easily as two brooklets that ask for nothing but to entwine themselves and ripple with ever-interlacing curves in the leafiest hiding-places" (144), plays on Keats's line: "beneath the whisp'ring roof / Of leaves and trembled blossoms, where there ran / A brooklet, scarce espied" (11.
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One of the Education Ministers, David Laws, has now called on schools - including those in what he refers to as "some of the leafiest parts of the country" - to do more for children from low-income families.
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They (the allegations) are bullshit and concoctions," Khan said in the interview from his villa in one of Islamabad's leafiest residential areas, where he remains under house arrest.
As a former resident of Gateshead's leafiest glades, I demand we provide Keith with his answer.