ferny

[fur-nee]
adjective, fernier, ferniest.
1.
pertaining to, consisting of, or like ferns: ferny leaves.
2.
abounding in or overgrown with ferns: ferny undergrowth.

Origin:
1515–25; fern + -y1

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fern (fɜːn)
 
n
1.  See also tree fern any tracheophyte plant of the phylum Filicinophyta, having roots, stems, and fronds and reproducing by spores formed in structures (sori) on the fronds
2.  any of certain similar but unrelated plants, such as the sweet fern
 
[Old English fearn; related to Old High German farn, Sanskrit parná leaf]
 
'fernlike
 
adj
 
'ferny
 
adj

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Car nations and roses with smilax and ferny decked the tables.
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