Definitions

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  • adj. Redolent of mushrooms.

Etymologies

mushroom +‎ -y (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • So I suppose "mushroomy" stands for a little bit dirty, a little bit odd and very hard-to-describe.

    Weekend Beauty - Nail Polish: Picking Mushrooms

  • We've also tested the soup with guests who loved the depth of flavor and thought it rescued the ordinary mushroom soup from being too 'mushroomy'.

    Mushroom and Cauliflower Soup

  • The Ravines Wine Cellars 2006 Cabernet Franc had vibrant red fruit and hit an earthy, mushroomy note that I loved.

    Sasha Smith

  • The reds include a delicate Cote de Nuit Villages 2007 ($27) and an earthy, mushroomy Gevrey-Chambertin Les Crais 2006 ($58), as well as a velvety Volnay 2006 Premier Cru Les Santenot ($62).

    Wine: Michael Shaps, a Virginia-Burgundy blend

  • The soup was of the non-creamy, very mushroomy variety.

    NJ Dining: Green Door Cafe

  • There are Scottish oatcakes here, too, good butter and Lillian Wilkie and her team to tempt you with tasters from wheels of mushroomy white wigmore or a shaving of aged cheddar.

    Observer Food Monthly Awards 2011 Best Newcomer: Maltby Street

  • A sample plate of steak and mushroom stroganoff from the specials board was rich and creamy and broadly delivered: an earthy, mushroomy meatiness and, in the sauce, sweet, fruit paprika flavours and a certain peppery fizzle.

    Belfast's top 10 budget eats

  • Govinda's veggie burger is unlikely to persuade the committed carnivore to the path of righteousness it's too mushy, but the eggless mayo is surprisingly good, as is the house tomato chutney, and the lentil and nut burger has a pleasantly mushroomy flavour.

    Swansea's top 10 budget eats

  • Better still were the mushroomy chocolate truffles that were pressed on us as we left this culinary fantasy island.

    Restaurant: Viajante, London E2

  • Powdered, our dried morels dramatically boosted the mushroomy earthiness of the stuffing.

    Archive 2008-04-01

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  • He had to go for tests. They found he had a bladder carcinoma, little mushroomy things - we saw a photo.

    - Peter Reading, C, 1984

    September 28, 2008