What does the word leafy mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Abounding in leaves.

Usage examples for leafy

  1. No, I like early morning- especially in spring, when it's beginning to get leafy. – The Dark Flower by John Galsworthy
  2. I hear, as it were, the patter of their feet- flower and buds, and the beautiful clouds that go over, with the sweet rush of rain and burst of sun glory among the leafy trees. – The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies by Walter Besant
  3. Accidentally, or by instinct, he turned his steps to the little grove which he knew was Oriana's favorite haunt; and there, indeed, she sat, upon the rustic bench, above which the drooping limbs of the willow formed a leafy canopy. – Fort Lafayette or, Love and Secession by Benjamin Wood