Definitions

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  • adj. Of or resembling peat, especially the taste or smell.
  • adj. Containing peat.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Composed of peat; abounding in peat; resembling peat.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Resembling peat; abounding in peat; composed of peat.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or pertaining to or of the nature of peat

Etymologies

peat +‎ -y (Wiktionary)

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  • Probably kinder than boggy.

    January 17, 2009

  • Often used to describe the flavours of single malts esp those from Islay esp Laphroaig.

    January 17, 2009