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Synonyms for leafy
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. leafy(adj)

    having or covered with leaves

    "leafy trees"; "leafy vegetables"

    defoliate, scapose, aphyllous, defoliated, leafless


  1. leafy(adjective)

    laminate, foliated, layered

  2. leafy(adjective)

    covered with leaves

    leafy trees

    foliated, laminate, layered

  3. leafy(adjective)

    containing much foliage

    a leafy avenue

    layered, laminate, foliated

  4. leafy(adjective)

    in the form of leaves (of some material)

    layered, laminate, foliated

  5. leafy(adjective)

    resembling a leaf

    foliated, layered, laminate

Editors Contribution

  1. leafyishere

    Submitted by ryan_1 on July 28, 2020  
  2. multifoliate

    lots of leaves

    the tree was very leafy

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    deciduous, broad-leaved, flip

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  1. leafy

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  1. Brian Power:

    My advice is to get omega-3 [ fatty acids ] from eating fish at least twice a week as part of a balanced diet, even if you don't eat fish, you can get it from other sources such as nuts and seeds e.g. walnuts, soya products e.g. tofu ; and green leafy vegetables.

  2. Janice Okubo:

    It's important to appropriately store, inspect, and wash produce, especially leafy greens.

  3. Jeff Farber:

    Leafy greens, such as lettuce, can become contaminated in the field by soil, contaminated water, animals or improperly composted manure, lettuce can also be contaminated by bacteria during and after harvest from handling, storing and transporting the produce.

  4. William Courtney:

    When it’s consumed as a leafy green vegetable, you get the whole profile of the plant.

  5. Megan Huylo:

    This one I make for a lot of my clients who are looking for a cleanse or who want to start juicing just to get healthier, promote clearer skin, but they don’t want to drink something that is really loaded with pungent leafy greens.

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