What does the word mossy mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Mossiness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Overgrown with, or like, moss.

Usage examples for mossy

  1. On a sloping hillside under the pines they lay upon the mossy bed, the children listening for the things that lived in these shadowy depths. – The Major by Ralph Connor
  2. If you get tired, we'll sit on a mossy mound in a bosky dell, or some such romantic spot. – Patty's Suitors by Carolyn Wells