mossiest

mossy

[maw-see, mos-ee]
adjective, mossier, mossiest.
1.
overgrown with or abounding in moss: a mossy stone.
2.
covered with a mosslike growth.
3.
appearing as if covered with moss.
4.
resembling moss: a mossy softness.
5.
old or outdated; antiquated: mossy ideas.

Origin:
1540–50; moss + -y1

mossiness, noun
unmossy, adjective
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mossy
1590s, from moss + -y (2).
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