Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Full of brakes; a bounding with brambles or shrubs; rough; thorny: as, “braky thickets and deep sloughs,”

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Full of brakes; abounding with brambles, shrubs, or ferns; rough; thorny.

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  • adjective Overgrown with bracken or brushwood

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

  • adjective abounding with bracken
  • adjective covered with brambles and ferns and other undergrowth

Etymologies

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root of bracken + -y

Examples

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