lacy

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lac·y

also lac·ey  (lā′sē)
adj. lac·i·er, lac·i·est
Of, relating to, or resembling lace.

lac′i·ness n.
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lacy

(ˈleɪsɪ)
adj, lacier or laciest
(Textiles) made of or resembling lace
ˈlacily adv
ˈlaciness n
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lac•y

(ˈleɪ si)

adj. lac•i•er, lac•i•est.
consisting of or resembling lace.
[1795–1805]
lac′i•ly, adv.
lac′i•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.lacy - made of or resembling lace; "a lacy gown"; "a lacy leaf"
fancy - not plain; decorative or ornamented; "fancy handwriting"; "fancy clothes"
2.lacy - having open interstices or resembling a weblacy - having open interstices or resembling a web
reticular, reticulate - resembling or forming a network; "the reticulate veins of a leaf"; "a reticulated highway system"
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lacy

adjective filigree, open, fine, sheer, delicate, frilly, gossamer, gauzy, net-like, lace-like, meshy lacy night-gowns
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Translations

lacy

[ˈleɪsɪ] ADJ (lacier (compar) (laciest (superl))) (= of lace) → de encaje; (= like lace) → como de encaje
a lacy dressun vestido lleno de encajes
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

lacy

[ˈleɪsi] adj
(= made of lace) [underwear] → en dentelle
(= delicate) → pareil(le) à de la dentelle
lacy ferns → des fougères pareilles à de la dentelle
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

lacy

adj (+er)Spitzen-; (= like lace)spitzenartig; lacy underwearSpitzenunterwäsche
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

lacy

[ˈleɪsɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (made of lace) → di pizzo; (like lace) → che sembra un pizzo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
Dettori sat out the Oaks while Barzalona donned the royal blue livery aboard Kailani - as he had when that filly left her Dettori-ridden stablemate, Lacily, well behind in the Pretty Polly Stakes at the Guineas meeting.
THIRSK: 2.15 Lady Ibrox, 2.50 Jamesbo's Girl, 3.25 Lacily, 4.00 Entihaa, 4.40 Charles De Mille, 5.15 Fol Hollow, 5.45 Besty, 6.15 Gulf Storm.
TODAY'S TIPS THIRSK: 2.15 Lady Ibrox, 2.50 Jamesbo's Girl, 3.25 Lacily, 4.00 Entihaa, 4.40 Charles De Mille, 5.15 Fol Hollow, 5.45 Besty, 6.15 Gulf Storm .
NAOMI MATTHEW: 2.15 Lady Ibrox, 2.50 Jamesbo's Girl, 3.25 Lacily, 4.00 Entihaa, 4.40 Charles De Mille, 5.15 Fol Hollow, 5.45 Besty, 6.15 Gulf Storm.
Godolphin's Lacily faces her easiest task to date in the British Stallion Studs Supporting British Racing EBF Fillies' Handicap at Thirsk.
GOLD HUNTER (4.25) is a speedy sort and we have high hopes of Doncaster winner LACILY (5.00).
Intimately clinched in perpetuity, Gautrand's concrete parasite plays a flighty, feminine Ginger (with flashes of lacily perforated petticoats) to Simounet's orthogonal, masculine Fred.