dewy

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Dewy \Dew"y\, adjective

1. Pertaining to dew; resembling, consisting of, or moist with, dew.

A dewy mist Went and watered all the ground. --Milton.

When dewy eve her curtain draws. --Keble.

2. Falling gently and beneficently, like the dew.

Dewy sleep ambrosial. --Cowper.

3. (Bot.) Resembling a dew-covered surface; appearing as if covered with dew.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

dewy

adjective

1: wet with dew [syn: {bedewed}, {dewy}]


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