Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Overgrown with rushes: as, seavy ground. Ray, Gloss. of North Country Words.

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

  • adjective Prov. Eng. Overgrown with rushes.

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  • adjective UK, dialect overgrown with rushes

Etymologies

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seave +‎ -y

Examples

  • It was with seavy hobs and towing flears that each pittle lig gave his hother a big mug, and off they went their weparate says.

    The Pee Little Thrigs

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