Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Covered with moss or something like moss: mossy banks.
  • adj. Resembling moss.
  • adj. Old-fashioned; antiquated.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Covered in or overgrown with moss.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Overgrown with moss; abounding with or edged with moss
  • adj. Resembling moss.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Overgrown with moss; abounding with moss.
  • Like moss.
  • Mealy.
  • Moldy.

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

  • adj. (used pejoratively) out of fashion; old fashioned
  • adj. overgrown with moss

Etymologies

moss +‎ -y (Wiktionary)

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