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poppied

[pop-eed] /ˈpɒp id/
adjective
1.
covered or adorned with poppies:
poppied fields.
2.
affected by or as if by opium; listless.
Origin of poppied
1795-1805
1795-1805; poppy + -ed3
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  • Bodies starve and hearts break, but at last there comes "the poppied sleep, the end of all."

    Flowers of Freethought George W. Foote
  • He has no poppied or honeyed cakes through which to give the monster sleep or sustenance.

  • Blossoms and grass from blood in battle spilt, And poppied corn, I bring.

    Lay Morals Robert Louis Stevenson
  • For within the ring, close to the clustering globes, was a miniature replica of the giant track in the poppied valley!

    The Metal Monster A. Merritt
  • Behind us our trail was marked by deep, black pits in the forest's green, clean cut and great as the Mark upon the poppied valley.

    The Metal Monster A. Merritt
  • The drowsy Provence, with its vineyard slopes and poppied fields, warm lighted and still, is akin to Paradise.

    The Car That Went Abroad Albert Bigelow Paine
British Dictionary definitions for poppied

poppied

/ˈpɒpɪd/
adjective
1.
covered with poppies
2.
of or relating to the effects of poppies, esp in inducing drowsiness or sleep
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